WUBUUL BUII

HOPEVALE x QUT FASHION COLLAB

Main Gallery
21 September - 9 November

'Wubuul buii’ (meaning, 'together') is a young, cutting edge couture collection, created with art from the oldest culture on earth, the result of an exciting collaboration between the Hopevale Arts and Culture Centre in Far North Queensland and fashion design students at the Queensland University of Technology. The garments made from fabric printed with vibrant one of a kind bush dyes by Hopevale artists were showcased on the runway at the 2019 Cairns Indigenous Art Fair.

Participating artists from Hopevale Arts and Cultural Centre:                                     

  • Madge Bowen
  • Esmay (Fay) Gibson
  • Wanda Gibson
  • Daisy Hamlot
  • Grace Rosendale

Participating students from QUT:

  • Maddy Goodridge
  • Ronan Horstman
  • Isabelle Cull
  • Carlyndal Slight di Tullio
  • Elise Baglot
  • Lily Mergard
  • Joash Teo
  • Hannah Nam

 


Images: Courtesy of Deelan Do






OTHER PRIOR EXHIBITIONS

JUMAADI: HOUSE OF SHADOW
JUMAADI: HOUSE OF SHADOW

Main Gallery and Small Object Space
16 November 2019 – 8 February 2020
indigenous jewellery, emily beckley, susueri, cast jewellery, Horn Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Meriam Mir, Kala Lagaw Ya
EMILY BECKLEY: SUSUERI

Small Object Space
21 September - 9 November
jarred wright glass queensland
JARRED WRIGHT

Small Object Space
20 July - 14 September