Sione Monu

Sione Monū (they/them) is an artist of the Tongan diaspora. They live between Canberra Australia and Auckland and work across the mediums of photography, moving-image, fashion and adornment, performance and drawing exploring identity, family and pasifika queer experience in the diaspora.

Recent exhibitions include:


Matariki Fetu’u, Kaukau, Wellington
Volver, Robert Heald Gallery, Wellington
Kindred: A Leitī Chronicle (w/ Manu Vaeatangitau), Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki


’Ao Kakala Ōtautahi, SCAPE Public Art Season 2021, Christchurch Leitī, Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts
Broken Embraces, The Lightship, Auckland


Single bed/studio, play_station, Wellington 2018
Kahoa Kakala, Objectspace, Auckland


Kahoa Kakala, Fresh Gallery Ōtara, Auckland


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