May 2020

Confined 11

to start — Glen Eira City Council Gallery

An exhibition of artworks by Indigenous artists currently in or recently released from prisons in Victoria. Presenting over 288 artworks, Confined 11 creates a strong visual metaphor for the over-representation of Aboriginal people in the criminal justice system. The Confined exhibition is the key annual public event of The Torch’s Indigenous Arts in Prisons and

September 2020

Ngarrakeetoong matal: Many birds

to start — Deakin University Downtown Gallery

Ngarrakeetoong matal (many birds) Keerraywoorroong language, Victoria Aboriginal peoples’ cultural connections to birds transcend many thousands of years. In south-eastern Australia, birds are powerful creator beings, giving life to people and animals and creating natural features in the landscape. Birds are very spiritual, carry a lot of stories with them and are as resilient and

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