Muruwari/Bundjalung/Kamilaroi born 1972
Methexical Countryscape Wurundjeri #3 2012
charcoal on paper
(a-dd) (209.0 x 146.0 cm) (overall)
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased NGV Foundation, 2013
© Brian Martin
NAIDOC Week ProgramsFree Entry
Sun 7 July, 2pm
Drop-by Drawing: Brian Martin
Joseph Brown Collection, Level 2
Indigenous contemporary artist, Brian Martin who was highly commended in the 2012 Deadly Awards will conduct a drawing session bringing new life to the historical collection.
Tue 9 Jul, Thu 11 Jul, & Fri 12 Jul 2-4pm
Demonstration: Treahna Hamm
Qantas Airways Indigenous Galleries, Ground Level
Join Treahna Hamm as she weaves an artwork throughout the week and discusses the history, and importance of weaving and storytelling by her people.
Tue 9 Jul, 2pm-3.45pm
Double Film Screening: Wanga Watangumirri Dharuk & Bit of Black Business
Theatre, Ground Level
Wanga Watangumirri Dharuk
(2011, 20 mins, unrated)
A short documentary featuring new and archival footage about the Yolngu people seeking control of their land in the face of mining operations.
Bit of Black Business
(2007, 75 mins, PG)
Thirteen short films by Indigenous filmmakers from around Australia featuring contemporary Aboriginal themes.