As part of NAIDOC week, OATSILS and the Library will be showing the 1995 documentary “Shimmer in the City” on the history of contemporary and urban indigenous art. The documentary follows a number of topics including cultural appropriation, showing art outside of Australia, and the various copyright issues around art. Notable indigenous artists of the 1990s are interviewed including Bronwyn Bancroft, Lin Onus, Djon Mundine, Fiona Foley and r e a.
We’d love you to come along, bring your lunch, and watch Shimmer in the City with us.
Time: Thursday July 11, midday
Place: The Library foyer