Albert Namatjira loved the songs and dances of the 1940’s and 50’s but was never able to participate in the white communities’ social events. This performance honours the songs he loved and prepares a space in which he is invited to dance with us.
Friday 24 March 2017 9pm (1hr)
The Burke and Wills Mechanics Institute
Corner of Castlemaine and Camp St, Fryerstown, VIC 3451
Dr Domenico de Clario is an interdisciplinary artist, writer and musician. He was born in Trieste, Italy, in 1947 and migrated to Australia in 1956. He has taught and held head faculty positions at a number of key arts universities. From 2009 until 2012 he was Director of Adelaide’s Australian Experimental Art Foundation. Since 1966 de Clario has presented more than 300 solo exhibitions, installations and performances and received numerous grants and residencies, including the Australia Council Fellowship. He is currently chair of arts mildura board and co-ordinator of museum of innocence mildura.