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Mark your calendars: Online Drop + double points weekend 5/10-5/12
Mark your calendars: Online Drop + double points weekend 5/10-5/12

Artist Statement: Kea Peters

Kakou Collective Founder Illustrator

As a Native Hawaiian artist, I deeply understand my kūleana, or responsibility, to weave our culture into all facets of my work, crafting a legacy for future generations while inspiring authenticity in budding creators.

Kea Peters Founder and Illustrator Kakou Collective

Through my art, I aim to spark conversation, connection, and inspiration, igniting dialogue and fostering deeper understanding among individuals from diverse backgrounds.

Kakou Collective Hi Now Daily Interview Kea PetersAt the heart of my practice lies a commitment to community, fostering connection and solidarity through collaborative endeavors with fellow artists and community members.

Kea Peters Founder Kakou Collective

Together, we strive to uplift and empower our communities, celebrating the diversity and resilience of Hawaiian culture. Our art serves as a reflection of our identity, heritage, and hopes for a brighter future, intending to inspire, educate, and instill pride in our shared cultural legacy with every creation.