Dale Harding and Judy Watson: 'Defying Empire: Third National Indigenous Art Triennial' Opens

 

Posted 27/05/2017

 Work by artists Dale Harding and Judy Watson can be seen at Defying Empire: 3rd National Indigenous Art Triennial at the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra. Defying Empire brings the works of 30 contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists from across the country into the national spotlight. The exhibition commemorates the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Referendum that recognised Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as Australians for the first time. It explores the ongoing resilience of Australia‚Äôs Indigenous people since first contact, through to the historical fight for recognition and ongoing activism in the present day. Defying Empire will run from Friday 26 May to Sunday 10 September 2017. More on Dale Harding's work here. More on Judy Watson's work here.