Tanu Gago (Samoan) | Aotearoa New Zealand | 2018 | Website Game | Ages 14+
Jump into the 2SLGBTQ+ vogue dance scene of Auckland in Aotearoa New Zealand. Choose your dance style and battle location and watch as two dancers square off. You are the judge, who did it best? Choose the winner and unlock documentaries that dive into the personal lives of the five amazing dancers whose moves come to life in this kick-ass game.
Tanu Gago is a new media artist whose practice involves film, photography, moving image and graphic design. Informed by a deep Pasifika cultural and social political motivation, Gago’s practice delivers innovative approaches to narrative storytelling within an international fine arts context. His 2SLGBTQ+ photographic series Avanoa O Tama was awarded the 2014 Auckland Festival of Photography Annual Commission. Tanu Gago manages the 2SLGBTQ+ Pasifika arts collective FAFSWAG which has grown NZ’s underground vogue scene and community since 2012.