Interested in buying your own piece of Aboriginal art? Here is a chance to
buy your own piece - with 5% of the sale coming back to the AWA.
The Alliance Francaise de MElbourne and IDAIA present:
Gestuelles - the art of transmission by Aboriginal desert women
Alliance Francaise de Melbourne - Eildon Gallery - 51 Grey St - St Kilda
16 April - 17 May 2013
Originating from two historical Aboriginal art centres, Warlukurlangu
Artists in Yuendumu (NT) and Warlayirti Artists in Balgo Hills (WA), the
body of works explores women's painting and their gestures relating to
transmission, and reflects on their struggle between individually and
The Opening ceremony for the exhibition will be held on Tues 16th April,
6.30pm to 8.00pm, including:
- 'Welcome to Country' by Aunty Carolyn Briggs, Boonwurrung Elder,
- Welcoming speech by Mrs. Myriam Boisbouvier-Wylie, Honorary Consul
General of France in Melbourne,
- Floor talk by Mrs. Solenne Ducos-Lamotte, Director of IDAIA and
Aboriginal art expert.
For any further information, please contact:
Camille Pronzato, Communication Coordinator, IDAIA
on 0404 165 071 or at: firstname.lastname@example.org'