Aboriginal Australian visual artist who’s work is predominantly text-based and emplyos a variety of media: painting, drawing, sculpture, video and sound work.
I am concerned with exploring the power and weaknesses of words.
This often is connected to issues of identity, race and politics.

  • Joined: August 2007

Journal

Xstrata Coal Emerging Indigenous Art Award 2008

Author: Mr George Petelin, review / Xstrata Coal Emerging Indigenous Art Award 2008 / Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA), Brisbane / 11 July – 12 October 2008 / Walking through the ‘old’ Queensland Art Gallery, I felt a chill. Only an occasional attendant seemed to lurk in the shadows, always around corners as in Castle Wolfenstein, and the Sidney Nolan pictures looked somehow brooding and …
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Traditional source, modern take

VISUAL ARTS: Louise Martin-Chew | July 31, 2008 The Australian / Xstrata Coal Emerging Indigenous Art Award 2008 / Queensland Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane. Until October 12. / THE third year of the Queensland Art Gallery’s emerging indigenous art award again has a focused selection of innovative contemporary art, showing several works from 10 artists. / And emerging doesn&#…
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*Greatest Hits performs at the University Art Gallery*

Greatest Hits performs at the University Art Gallery / 23 January 2008 / A stunning selection of videos created by emerging and established Queensland artists will be shown in a new exhibition at the University Art Gallery. / Greatest Hits/Previously Unreleased Tracks opens at the University of Sydney gallery this Sunday, 27 January, 2008 and showcases a wide selection of works in this innovative…
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L'Aboriginal Festival Avignon from the 26th to the 29th of February 2008

<a href="http://img204.imageshack.us/img204/1223/salafebon1resizeuk7.jpg">L’Aboriginal Festival </a>and will take place in Avignon from the 26th to the 29th of february 2008 / Première édition du festival sur la culture Aborigène (affiche dans le blog). / Durant 4 jours, du 26 au 29 février 2008, la culture aborigène contemporaine sera mise à l’honneur à Avignon. Au-delà de l’im…
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