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11 March – 3 June 2023 | Opening event: Friday 10 March 6 – 8 pm
CULTURAL LIASON: Roseranna Larry
ARTISTS: Anmanari Nolan | Hayley Dodd | Keturah Zimran | Kumuntjai Nampitjinpa Dixon | Kumuntjai Napanangka Jack | Leonie Kamutu | Lisa Multa | Maisie Jugadai | Maisie Ward | Mavis Marks | Mitjili Napurrula | Molly Jugadai | Pam Brown | Susie Lane | Various Artist | Virgillia Multa | Walter Jugadai | Zakius Jack
CURATORS: Dr Chrischona Schmidt, Cassandra Lehman
PHOTOGRAPHER: Tobias Titz
EXHIBITION SPONSOR: Vitrine Media
MEDIUM: fashion, furnishing, homewares and accessories
Hero Image Credit: Kuruyultu Figures by Eunice Nanapanangka Jack, Neon Blue and Pink on Black Tencel Linen. Image courtesy of Ikuntji Artists
IKUNTJI STYLE presents the design-led journey from a remote Central Australian desert community to a global brand.
Highly sought-after by high-end retailers, galleries, catwalks, and red carpets around the world, IKUNTJI ARTISTS has become a style leader and signature brand. The 5-year journey, has been beautifully documented. Videos and photographs show the evolution of the designs and the personal empowerment of the artists. Every design conveys meaning, preserving and bringing the stories of these First Nations people from the either Western Desert or Central Australia to the world.
2. Model: Jadene Croft, Maker: Felicity Flowerdew, Fabric: Keturah Zimran ‘Puli Puli’, Earrings: Fiona Garrett-Benson.
3. Model: Philamena Mckenzie, Maker: Marcia Russell, Fabric: Roseranna Larry ‘Warliyajarrayi’ & Mitjili Napurrula ‘Watiya Tjuta’, Earrings: Fiona Garrett-Benson
4. Model: Lucas James, Maker: Suzie Fry, Fabric: Keturah Zimran ‘Puli Puli’.
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