National Wool Museum, Geelong

Wadawurrung Dja: Awakening Country

The Art of Deanne Gilson

Exhibitions

Event Details

Category

Exhibitions

Event Starts

Jun 24, 2022

Event Ends

Nov 13, 2022

Add to Calendar 06/24/2022 12:00 AM 11/13/2022 12:00 AM Australia/Melbourne Wadawurrung Dja: Awakening Country The Art of Deanne Gilson
Venue

National Wool Museum

Location

26 Moorabool Street, Geelong

Experience Wadawurrung Dja (Country) through the art of
proud Wadawurrung woman, emerging elder, cultural educator, and award-winning visual artist Dr Deanne Gilson.

The exhibition features 20 original paintings and textile works that reflects Dr Gilson’s love for Dja (Country), her connection to place, and her family’s knowledge and connection to cultural heritage.

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Images: Bogong Moth Ceremony at You Yangs (detail), Deanne Gilson, 2022 and
Wurrak Murrup (silver banksia spirit) (detail), Deanne Gilson, 2022