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The Land & Sea Cares For Me – Art by Joe Geia
June 15, 2019 - June 30, 2019Free
The opening night of Indigenous singer/songwriter and visual artist, Joe Geia’s exhibition will be held from 5pm, Saturday 15 June at the Macleay Island Arts Complex. After the official opening on 15 June the exhibition will run from 16 June – 30 June 10am-3.00pm.
“My paintings are about my Aboriginal and Islander cultural interpretations, because I understand that language, dance, song and visual art are the communication techniques of tribal contact with each other. Putting a visual story to my contemporary songs would be in the same context as a Kangaroo Dreaming story painted on bark. It’s a traditional communicating technique for knowledge and morality.”