22 April – 28 May 2017 | Gallery1
30 YEARS OF THE KOORIE HERITAGE TRUST
An exhibition tracing cultural continuities and exploring new modes of creative practice in South Eastern Aboriginal art and cultures.
Featuring a diverse array of materials and techniques including; painting, animal skin cloaks and textiles, bark and feather flowers, clay shields and digital prints this landmark exhibition brings together specially commissioned work by five artists; Georgia MacGuire, Aunty Marlene Gilson, Mitch Mahoney, Josh Muir and Raymond Young. As part of this project each participating artist has been mentored by a senior artist including Maree Clarke, Lee Darroch, Ray Thomas and Peter Waples-Crowe.
image: Glenda Nicholls [Wadi Wadi/Ngarrindgeri/Yorta Yorta], Feather Flower, 1994, Feathers (rooster), wire, tape, 31 x 9cm. Koorie Heritage Trust Collection. Photographer: Graham Baring.