Wednesday, 18 February 2015

Artist draws you into the soul of region's Aboriginal history

An exhibition about Wellington's Aboriginal history has reached so many people that many locals believe it might actually change Wellington's future.

Sydney-based artist and former local, Asher Milgate began Survivors in late 2009, interviewing local elders in an attempt to preserve the rich oral history of the Aboriginal community at Nanima, the Common, Bushranger's Creek and Curra Creek from between the 1920s to 70s.

See more at the following link: http://www.dailyliberal.com.au/story/2889093/artist-draws-you-into-the-soul-of-regions-aboriginal-history/?cs=112

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