a wallaby once sat here…small acts of celebration and concern…ecology and the feminine
An exhibition with Watford House 2016
Prepared house-as-artwork /curation by Lyndal Jones with invited works by:
Gosia Wlodarczac, Jeanette Skrokov, Simone Slee, Kerrie Poliness, Jill Orr, Mel Ogden, Gayle Maddigan, katve-Kaissa Konturi, Norie Neumarlk & Maria Miranda, Tara Gilbee, Penelope Hunt, Phoebe Haffenden, Lily Hibberd, Megan Evans, Lesley Duxbury and Kim Donaldson.
Also included were works from the TAP collection including 6 drypoint etchings by indigenous women from the Northern territory – Molly Rogers, Mona Chuquna, Nada Rawlins & Honey Child – and a watercolour of The Woman Warrior by an anonymous Chinese artist and works by Jane Trengove, Lindy Lee, Bea Maddock, Barbara Campbell, Louise Haselton, Katarina Frank, Terri Bird, Julie Shiells and Ania Walwitz
Live, on-line connection was also made with the opening in Hobart of Fall of the Derwent by Margaret Woodwood and Justy Phillips.
The exhibition was opened by Anne Marsh after a Welcome to Country by Gayle Maddigan
Photographs: Megan Evans, Kerri Poliness, Lyndal Jones