WA Now – TJYLLYUNGOO/Lance Chadd

04 May - 05 Aug 2019

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Venue: Times:
10am-5pm, Wed - Mon, closed Tue.
Venue Address:
Perth Cultural Centre, Perth.
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Ibelongyoubelongwebelong presents a series of work that reflects the artist’s Aboriginal spirituality and cultural research on connection to country, in particular the Boorongurup (Porongorup Ranges), the oldest granite formation on Earth.
Boorongurup is an important place for Bibbulmun Peoples and the most important Winartj sacred place on Country.

TJYLLYUNGOO/Lance Chadd is a Bibbulmun Nyoongar/Budimia Yamatji man, born in the south-west of WA. His work emphasises Aboriginal spirituality with its deep connection and unity of land, people, animals and plants. His work offers an easy access to reflect on how each of us belong and connect to all that is around us.

Curator Talk
2-3pm, Saturday 13 July | FREE

Meet the artist and hear from Carly Lane, AGWA Curator of Indigenous Australian and First Nations Arts, for an insight into TJYLLYUNGOO/Lance Chadd's artistic practice and his WA Now display.

Image credit - TJYLLYUNGOO/Lance Chadd Waitj Boorongur 2014 (detail). Acrylic on Belgian linen, 90 x 120 cm. Courtesy of the artist. © TJYLLYUNGOO/Lance Chadd, 2014.