Lyn Lovegrove Niemz
Change Media and Ngarrindjeri Media team
Jen Lyons-Reid, Carl Kuddell, Ellen Trevorrow, Major Sumner
To be opened by Ngarrindjeri elder Major Sumner and the Tal Kin Jeri dancers with a Welcome to Country ceremony, on Sunday, June 4th at 2.30pm. All welcome.
Ngarrindjeri Yunnan Yarluwar Ruwe - Ngarrindjeri Speaking For Sea-Country connects works from emerging and established Ngarrindjeri artists, across cultural practices and modern art forms, including paintings, carvings, pottery, woven sculptures, silk prints and digital works.
This group show will feature Moogy’s Yuki, the first Ngarrindjeri bark canoe made on Ngarrindjeri/ Boandik country in over 150 years, a large woven sculpture of Kondoli the Whale, and the first showing of exciting new work by celebrated artist Damien Shen and upcoming painter Cedric Varcoe.
Co-curated by Change Media’s Jen Lyons-Reid and Carl Kuddell, Ngarrindjeri elders Ellen Trevorrow and Major Sumner, and the participating Ngarrindjeri artists.
This Ngarrindjeri Culture Hub project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body, and by the South Australian Government through Arts SA.