Ke Aloha O Ka ‘Āina (Love of the Land)
Aashika & Tanishaa Cunha
Mall Level 2, Ewa Wing
These two vibrant mosaics are composed of more than 240,000 hand-placed glass tiles and cover more than 246 sq. ft. of space combined. Inspired by the beauty, color, texture and environment in Hawaii, Ke Aloha O Ka ‘Āina depicts some of the flora and fauna found in the islands in a bright and colorful palette.
About the Artist:
Sisters Aashika & Tanishaa Cunha transform the craft of mosaic into unique artworks. They use vibrant, hand-cut, vitreous tiles, turning them around to add texture and vitality. Aashika completed her Bachelor's Degree in Fine Arts from LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore in 2012 and is currently employed at the Jehangir Nicholson Art Foundation at the Prince of Wales Museum in Mumbai. Tanishaa is currently undergoing her undergraduate program in Design at Goldsmiths College in London.