Bobby Luke

Dr. Bobby Luke (Ngāti Ruanui), is part of the fresh vanguard of Fashion designers and researchers that demonstrate decolonial constructs of western fashion ‘Making’ and de-centralizing western design theory, emphasizing an authentic indigenous lens. Combining fine arts of multi-media visual nuances and decolonizing the lens Bobby is a multifaceted practitioner, pracademic (Practical academic) passionate about his culture and driving future pathways for generations behind him. Exploring a plethora of cultural ecologies Bobby’s interests lie deep within his iwi and Hapu and the wider landscape of Aotearoa, New Zealand.

Ethnic Group
Bachelor Degree, Masters Degree, PhD or Doctorate
Area of Expertise
Arts & Culture
Auckland, Taranaki, Wellington
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