10 May to 2 June 2019
Opening at 5.30pm Friday 10 May, 2019
4 artists from one community, one river, four countries.
Kieren Karritpul | Marita Sambono | Ann Carmel Mulvien | Nola Jimarin
This exhibition will bring together the work of four mature artists associated with the Merrepen Art Centre in Nauiyu Daly River. They will exhibit new paintings and new textiles based around the title of the exhibition: woven circles woven lives. They come from four different countries along the river. They all currently live and work in Nauiyu.
Image credit: Top: Kieren Karritpul. Nganime (stars). painting, acrylic on canvas, stretched, 2060 x 1420 cm, 2018/19, Merr 10041.
Collage (clockwise from top left): (detail), Kieren Karritpul. Nganime (stars). painting, acrylic on canvas, stretched, 2060 x 1420 cm, 2018/19, Merr 10041; Opening night; (detail), Marita Sambono, Goose Eggs in Wet Grass, painting, acrylic on canvas, stretched, 1245 x 675 cm, 2019, Merr 9827; Exhibition view; Opening night; Various lino and screen printed fabrics by exhibiting artists, Marita Sambono, Kieren Karritpul, Nola Jimarin and Ann Carmel Mulvien.
Tactile Arts Gallery
19 Conacher St, The Gardens NT
Gallery hours: Tuesday - Sunday, 10am - 4pm