Meet Pedro Wonaeamirri and Timothy Cook
Apr 27 3:00 pm–5:00 pm
Join us, JACA coordinators Hannah Raisin, Will Heathcote, and artists Pauletta Kerinaua, Pedro Wonaeamirri and Timothy Cook in the official Tiwi Jilamara exhibition celebration on Sat Apr 27, 3pm.
Donations to the Tiwi artists’ GoFundMe campaign amounted to a total of $3,660. This enables Pauletta, Pedro and Timothy to visit the Tiwi Jilamara exhibition and to enjoy an official celebration in Queenscliff.
Pauletta, Pedro and Timothy will also visit the local Queenscliff Primary School to demonstrate traditional ochre painting and speak about Tiwi language with the students. There may also be a bit of traditional dance!
A separate, private gathering and demonstration with artists, patrons and donors is being held Apr 26 from 5pm – 7pm.
Exhibiting artists: Barbara Puruntatameri, Chris Black, Colleen Freddy, Conrad Tipungwuti Kamilowra, Dino Wilson, Dymphna Kerinaiua, Geraldine Pilakui, Gerry Mungatopi, Glen Farmer Illortaminni Tjipomurrayl, Janice Murray Pungautiji, Jason Palipuaminni Stormy, Jimmy Mungatopi, Johnathon Bush, Kaye Brown, Kenny Brown, Mary Magdalene Tipungwuti, Michelle Woody, Nicholas Mario, Pamela Brooks, Patrick Freddy Puruntatameri Jarman, Pauletta Kerinaiua (JNR), Pedro Wonaeamirri, Pius Tipungwuti, Rachel Puruntatameri Merican, Raelene Kerinauia Lampuwatu, Timothy Cook and Tina Patlas.
Exhibition continues until Apr 28