Town Camps and Mission Blankets

Posted by Aboriginal Art Directory | 14.11.08

In association with Tangentyere Artists, Japingka Gallery presents the paintings and stories of Indigenous artists from the Alice Springs Town Camps. This exhibition of small paintings includes images of daily life in the homes and yards of the artists and their families. Also recorded are the memories of past times, including life on the mission settlements, where activities involved sewing together squares of discarded fabric into makeshift blankets.

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