The Board of the Cairns Art Gallery and Director, Andrea May Churcher, invite you to attend the exhibition opening event of Naomi Hobson: Adolescent Wonderland
Naomi Hobson lives and works in Coen, a remote Indigenous community in Cape York where she plays an important role as an artist, mentor and creative inspiration. Adolescent Wonderland comprises a new body of photographic portraits that establishes new narratives around black representation, identity and gender in Coen
CIAF Patron: Henrietta Four-Mile Marrie AM
Guest Speaker: Liz Ann Macgregor OBE, Director, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney
All welcome. RSVPs appreciated. Cash bar and light refreshments available.
Image: Naomi HOBSON, A Bed No-more “I knew I would find him back here… he still thinking about our flower garden we use to have, aye Mick? And over there was where we tried to grow vegetables, beans and pumpkin.” Mark (detail) 2019, digital print, 81 x 110cm. Courtesy of the artist