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Shirley Dawson – The Long Walk

5 March - 11 April

The long Walk

Visitors must comply with Umbrella’s COVID-19 Safety Plan and directives | Gallery open Tues-Fri 9am-5pm | Sat-Sun 9am-1pm | Gallery closed Mondays, public holidays and during exhibition install weeks. Follow our social media for updates.

The works in this exhibition tell stories of surviving in the desert, gathering food and passing down Indigenous women’s knowledge across generations. The artist Shirley Dawson is from the Eastern Aranda people of the Harts Ranges area, Northern Territory. She has been making art and exhibiting since the 1980s, and is now based in Mt Isa.

Image: Shirley Dawson, The Long Walk, 2021, Acrylic on canvas, 75.5 x 182.5cm.

Exhibitions Launch 6pm Friday 5 March 2021. View event details here.

 Also on display during this exhibition period 5 March – 11 April 2021: Group Exhibition – Mudpickers | Sue O’Malley – DEEP / VAPOUR


5 March
11 April
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408 Flinders St
Townsville, QLD 4810 Australia