Group exhibition: She'll be right, mate? An Indigenous History in Australian Cartoons - Art Collector

Cartoon by Lofo (Rolf Heimann), re-drawn after the original cartoon Mr Fletcher, 1988. Courtesy: Burrinja Cultural Centre, Upwey

Drawn from the extensive archive of the Australian Cartoon Museum, this exhibition chronicles issues of Indigenous affairs in Australian society, sports and politics in the last 30 years. Australia’s best cartoonists will surprise, shock and make us laugh. Featured are Nicholson, Jeff, Spooner, Knight, Leunig, Tanner, OZ and many more, surveying representations of Indigenous issues and snapshots in time that illustrates Australia’s often rocky road towards reconciliation from the Bicentenary to the Apology. Accompanied by a public and education program of workshops, demonstrations, tours and talks.To be opened by the Hon Heidi Victoria.

Exhibition opens: 2pm Sunday 6 July 2014
Exhibition closes: 31 August 2014
Location: Burrinja Cultural Centre, 351 Glenfern Road, Upwey VIC 3158

Contact: 03 9754 8723

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