QG&W directors, JACA mangers and the Tiwi artists, Pauletta
Established in 1989 JACA is owned and governed by Tiwi artists from Milikapiti community on Melville Island. Jilamara artists are nationally and internationally renowned for their unique, traditional Tiwi style. They produce contemporary works based on ceremonial body painting designs, clan totems and Tiwi creation stories.
In August last year, the Geelong Gallery inaugural QG&W