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Acrylic on Canvas - [Spirit] by Marley Smith

From the Collection of Federation University Australia Art Collection Artworks are displayed at Federation University Australia campuses at Ballarat, Gippsland (Churchill), Stawell and Horsham. Victoria

Description
This painting depicts the spirit of the Australian INdigenous education Conference held at the university in 2004. The central circle represents a meeting place. "It's all about ... coming together and to understand and educate one another on everyone's culture - if you have no understanding, then there's no way of learning. [Marley Smith]
Size
61.0 x 61.0 cm
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Object Registration
A00483
Keywords
art, artwork, marley smith, smith, indigenous, aboriginal
Historical information
Marley SMITH

A Gundijtmara woman, Marley Smith has lived in Ballarat all of her life and has strong ties with family. Marley Smith completed the Ballarat Schoo of Mines Koori Art Course in 1995.

This item is part of the Federation University Art Collection. The Art Collection features over 1000 works and was listed as a 'Ballarat Treasure' in 2007.
When Made
2004
Made By
Marley Smith (Maker)
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM