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June 17th, 2023


oin us on Wednesday 7 June for the opening of two exciting exhibitions:IWARA a solo exhibition by Robert Fielding curated by David Hagger and ENDURING featuring recent First Nations artists' acquisition highlights.Opening Wednesday 7 June, 6.30-8.30pm
Exhibition 8 June - 30 July 2023
Free event, no RSVP requiredThe Opening will feature a short performance by Laniyuk, a Larrakia (larra-kia), Kungarakan (koon-gar-akan), Gurindji (ger-in-ji) and French writer and performer.Robert Fielding is a contemporary artist of Yankunytjatjara, Western Arrente, Pakistani and Afghan descent, who lives in the Mimili Community in the remote Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands. In his practice, he combines strong cultural roots with contemporary perspectives, sharing a unique view at the threshold between remote community life and global narratives. Wyndham City Council has foregrounded the work of First Nations artists in their Visual Art Collection for over ten years and is proud to have one of the largest Local Government collections. The exhibition ENDURING features the past two years of acquisitions, displaying six artists works of the 56 artworks included in the collection demonstrating the strength of the collection. Tony Albert, Maree Clarke, Michael Cook, Peter Waples-Crowe, Karen Casey and Aunty Marlene Gilson feature significant works in ENDURING that centre around history, place and identity.