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Postcards from the Fire, painting and sculpture exhibition continues

After the success of the Postcards from the Fire photographic exhibition, Creative Arts

Batemans Bay (CABBI) is exhibiting at their Gallery in Mogo, paintings and sculpture inspired by the artists direct experiences of the fire.

This exhibition includes artists from the Mogo Aboriginal Land Council together with CABBI

member’s paintings and sculpture.

The Postcards from the Fire, painting and sculpture exhibition will run until the 31

October 2020 with daily opening hours from 10.00am to 4.00pm at The Gallery 2/52 Sydney Street Mogo.

The Gallery Mogo is a CABBI venture, that is open to local and regional visual art and craft

practitioners.

This exhibition features aboriginal artists, Linda Carlson, a Biripi woman, Sherrie Nye, a

Walbunga Yuin woman and Adam McCarron a Walbunga Yuin man, expressing their

experiences of the fire and its impact on their community.

Sherrie Nye says

On NYE 2019 Our Minga Biriga (Great Mother) unleashed her fury on our country.

She burnt 90% of My homelands with devastating consequences.

Our landscape. Our wildlife.

Our Lives and those of our Elders and Children have been changed forever.

This impact was felt across the entire community with the sculptor Nick Hopkins losing his

house and studio.

In a creative response to the fire, Nick has crafted two sculptures from the charred roof

beams of his destroyed home.

While Cecilia Jackson has used the charcoal from the fire as the pigment for her Remnant

prints series, which makes each print unique due to the texture of the charcoal ink.

The stunning high res images of this exhibition can be viewed on the following link,

https://1drv.ms/u/s!Ap83I4QhCi-AiOIX1-_xuxyUnNKgKQ?e=LvtMwk


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