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Shane Cotton

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Since beginning as an abstract painter in the late 1980s, Shane Cotton’s work has constantly been evolving, from explorations of Maori text and iconography to deconstructions of colonialism and contemporary Western culture. Born in Upper Hutt, New Zealand, in 1964, Cotton graduated in 1988 with a BFA from Ilam School of Fine Arts in Canterbury, New Zealand. In 2008, he was bestowed with the NZ Laureate Award for Artistic Achievement. Recently

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