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Manggan – gather, gathers, gathering

April 18 @ 10:00 am - September 4 @ 3:00 pm

FREE

Manggan – gather, gathers, gathering

Manggan – gather, gathers, gathering is a travelling exhibition in partnership between Girringun Aboriginal Corporation from Cardwell in far north Queensland and the South Australian Museum, toured by Museums & Galleries Queensland. This exhibition features contemporary artworks by 19 artists from the Girringun Aboriginal Art Centre, together with selected cultural objects drawn from the South Australian Museum collection gathered from the Girringun region.

The national tour of the exhibition is being undertaken by M&G QLD from September 2017 until February 2021. The exhibition will tour to thirteen venues in Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia.

Manggan – gather, gathers, gathering is a travelling exhibition in partnership between Girringun Aboriginal Art Centre, the South Australian Museum and toured by Museums & Galleries Queensland. This exhibition is supported by the Visions regional touring program, an Australian Government program aiming to improve access to cultural material for all Australians. It is supported through the Australian Government’s Indigenous Visual Arts Industry Support program and the Queensland Government; and proudly sponsored by Conrad Gargett, Urban Art Projects and TED.

Exhibition Room Brochure and Education Resource available for download here:

Exhibition Room Brochure

Education Resource

Image: Group of 3 Bagu, artists left to right: Emily Murray, Theresa Beeron, Ninney Murray, 2011-16. Ceramic of various sizes. Photography by Valerie Keenan, Girringun Aboriginal Art Centre

 

 

Details

Start:
April 18 @ 10:00 am
End:
September 4 @ 3:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
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