ROY UNDERWOOD: WATI PILANGURU - THE MAN FROM SPINIFEX
Roy Underwood: Wati Pilanguru - the Man from Spinifex - Art Collector
|Roy Underwood, ‘Mulaya' 197 x 233cm acrylic on linenSeven Sisters, acrylic on linen, 198 x 152cm. Courtesy: the artist and RAFT Artspace, Alice Springs|
A survey and the first solo exhibition by a significant artist from the Spinifex country in remote Western Australia - Roy Underwood has been unwavering in his approach to painting, his iconography is a record of an ancestral narrative, a form of proof of a continuous knowledge system and connection to country. RAFT is transformed with the installation of Roy’s powerful works, to be surrounded by his large iconographic paintings is a truly humbling experience.
Opening: 4pm Saturday 10 September 2016
Exhibition closes: April 2016
Location: Raft Artspace visiting the Core Collective Studio Space, level 1, 30 Argyle Street Hobart
Contact: 0428 410 811