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Jack Macale – Ngaraarrdgyie Mohyi Biridu Nigyie Bunuba Grama

2 October - 15 November

Maatjala Lundu (Mangrove Fresh Water Tree)_square

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Jack Macale (Loodgengardinge or Loodgebuddunge) is a Japilyi (mother’s side) and Japanungka (father’s side) man from the Biridu Community / Prairie Hill, Fitzroy Crossing. His latest exhibition Ngaraarrdgyie Mohyi Biridu Nigyie Bunuba Grama (My home Biridu Community and I’m a proud Bunuba man) reflects on his Aboriginal culture. His fine-lined drawings explore his tribes (Bunuba, Walmajarri, Kija, Djara and Wanyjrra), spirits and elders. Macale has been developing his work further since moving to Townsville earlier this year.

Image: Jack Macale, Maatjala Lundu (Mangrove Fresh Water Tree) (detail), 2020, gel pen on matteboard, dimensions.

Exhibition Launch
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Exhibitions also on display 2 October – 15 November 2020:
Lynnette Griffiths & Marion Gaemers – Final Curtain | Compact Prints Print Commission 2020 Gerald Soworka – Chasing Shangri-la

Details

Start:
2 October
End:
15 November
Event Category:

Venue

| Umbrella Studio Contemporary Arts |
408 Flinders St
Townsville, QLD 4810 Australia
Phone:
0747727109
Website:
www.umbrella.org.au