Lani Kūpuna
"A Sky of Ancestors"

Something @hungryhungryhawaiian posted a few months ago sparked this piece. Hawaiians believe that our ancestors are in all created things. Their breath is given back to creation at death and continue to live in the 'āina. Seems a fairly common belief among many cultures. Its commonality actually sheds light on the ancient Hawaiians and Polynesians relationship to the rest of the world in their time. The word kupuna is the singular version while the word kūpuna communicates the plural version. It's one of the few words in the Hawaiian language that has this distinction.

#kupuna #kūpuna #ancestors #breathoflife #hā #oiwi #hawaiians #ancienthawaiians #sky #land #connectedness #lāhui #ohana #gathering #hawaiianpeople #hawaiianlanguage #ōlelohawaii #hawaiianhistory #makau #islands #hife #hawaiianculture #hawaii #nativehawaiians #native #ponoart

LANI KŪPUNA

$175.00Price
Prints
Wide Canvas
  • Matte Paper Prints

    Matte prints are beveled, matte print with a picture mat to frame your artwork. Matted art prints come in a variety of sizes and production time is much faster than the other prints.

    8x10 - $30 / 11x14 - $40 / 16x20 - $50 / 20x30 - $60

    Canvas Prints

    Canvas prints are printed on high quality giclée canvas with UV light protection that prevents cracking and fading. Canvas prints come in multiple sizes and come ready to hang up on the wall.

    16x20 - $145 / 24x36 - $225 / 30x40 - $385 / 40x60 - $485

    Aluminum Print

    Aluminum Prints are premium quality prints infused to a 3/64" thick aluminum panel. It features a glossy coating and rounded edges with UV resistant ink prevents fading. Aluminum prints come in multiple sizes and include a bracket to secure your artwork.

    16x24 - $385 / 24x36 - $485

@PONOONOART