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You're invited to the Friends of MGA inc. Supper Talk

Undercurrent with Peta Clancy

Thursday 19 July

7pm includes pizza and a glass of wine
7.30pm talk begins

In July's supper talk, Peta Clancy will discuss her most recent project Undercurrent as well as provide an outline of her past projects and practice. Clancy's project Undercurrent takes the Victorian Aboriginal massacre map of Victoria as a starting point and is currently being developed during a residency with the Koorie Heritage Trust. She was awarded the 2018 Fostering Koorie Art and Culture award to undertake the residency.

Peta Clancy's work is included in the current LEGACY exhibition at MGA. Clancy's work is held in the Monash Gallery of Art Collection, and she has been a finalist in the Bowness Photography Prize. Peta Clancy is a descendent of the Bangerang nation from the Murray Goulburn area, South Eastern Australia. She is a lecturer at MADA, The Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture at Monash University. In 2017, she was commissioned to create Fissures in time for the Australian Centre for  photography’s touring exhibition Under the sun: Reimagining Max Dupain’s 'Sunbaker' as well as Aurelian for Locale 2017 - the Yarra City Council's Exhibition Program.

Friends of MGA $10 | $5 talk only
Non-members $12 | $6 talk only

BOOKINGS preferred.  Please reply to this email to book your seat, cash only payment on arrival.

image: Peta CLANCY Fissure 2 from the series Fissures in time 2017 archival pigment print reproduction courtesy of the artist

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