What is Tiki? A brief history of Polynesian Pop Culture in the U.S.


Polynesian Pop Culture reached it’s peak in the mid 20th century. During the mid-century modern movement, Polynesian influence could be found in the art, architecture, and culinary offerings of the time. In the last few years there has been a resurgence in the tiki movement. Boyd’s presentation will explore the beginnings of the tiki movement and introduce you to those responsible for making the tiki movement popular.