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Big Crowds in Japan for Australian Exhibition

Almost 37,500 people flocked to see the Australian Exhibition at the 2nd International Triennale of Kogei (Craft) at the 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art in Kanazawa, Japan. Curated by Steven Pozel and Lisa Cahill, this exhibition included 36 works by 20 Indigenous artists. The collection represents many of the artists and communities who have taken part in Object’s exhibitions over the past decade.

Artists included: Danie Mellor; Lorraine Connelly-Northey; Lola Greeno; Regina Wilson; Megan Yunipingu; Sharon Djalambarr; Judy Manany; Mavis Warrngilna Ganambarr; Anne Dixon; Eunice Yunurupa Porter Warakurna; Ruby Gubiyarrawuy Guyula; Penny Milingu Wanapuyngu; Lucy Malirrimurruwuy Wanapuyngu; Nellie Nambayana; Florence Minyjway Ashley; Linda Minawala Bidingal; Roseanne Maywada Malibirr; Mary Jinguwaraba; Susan Balbunga and Noreen Maday Ashley.

Sydneysiders can see the work of Lorraine Connelly-Northey in New Weave at Object Gallery until 29 March 2014.

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