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Legends and Lore (Short Film)

Hosted by: Northbridge Piazza

Catch a range of short films curated especially for the Winter Arts Season at the Northbridge Piazza.

LEGENDS AND LORE LAND AND SEA

A digital collection of artworks from Yirrkala, LEGENDS AND LORE Land and Sea.Situated 4560 kms north east of Perth lies Yirrkala, a small Aboriginal community in Arnhem Land, home to the Buku-Larrnggay Mulka art centre, a powerhouse of internationally recognised artists whose Yolngu (language) stems from their deep connection to land and sea.

This exhibition will include barks and larrakitj – memorial poles – by celebrated and emerging artists from Yirrkala in Arnhem Land; an exhibition of eastern desert flora themes by artists Selina Teece Pwerl and Bernadine Johnston Kemarre accompanied by a selection of exquisite weaves from Noongar bush sculptor Janine McAullay Bott. 

Legends and Lore- land and sea is presented in collaboration with Artitja Fine Art. Based in South Fremantle Artitja Fine Art is a private gallery that aims in connecting cultures through art forms. Artitja was awarded the Corporate Social Responsibility Award at the 2016 Fremantle Business.

Image: Selina Teece Pwerle

Featuring daily in July at 8am and 2pm. 

 

Event details

Price: Free

Location: Northbridge Piazza

Enquiries

Contact name: City of Perth Customer Service

Phone: 9461 3333

Email: info.city@cityofperth.wa.gov.au