wāni

wāni

Biography

wāni is a trans-disciplinary artist of Indigenous Ba Shi heritage. He is the founder of the Sapologie showcase, winner of the 2019 Wyndham Art Prize, as well as the current Australian Poetry Slam champion. He is passionate about Afro Indigenous literature as a way of space making and imagining new futures as well as using art to find ways of imagining liberation for Bla(c)k African & Indigenous peoples. wāni is also a Greenroom award winner for his experimental theatre work Tales of an Afronaut and is building a visual, theatrical and literary arts practice as he works towards his first solo exhibition.