As part of our Guests of the Artists Speaker Series, Curator Natasha Conland and Professor Adrian Vickers, specialist in the cultural history of South East Asia, talk with artist Sriwhana Spong, nominee for the 2021 Walters Prize. They discuss Spong’s artist grandfather and the context of his painting featured in Spong’s work The Painter-tailor, recently shown at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki.