Blessings on Singing Up Spirit of the Land

Welcome to Country by Uncle Bob Anderson at the opening of Singing Up Spirit of the Land. Raymond Walker eldest grandson of Oodgeroo of the Tribe Noonuccal reads his grandmothers poem Glad Tomorrow, blessing song and Garinga da Gana. He shares the translation. Film and editing by Paul Bishop.

Singing Up Spirit of the Land, March 28 – May 9 2021

Distinguished Ngugi elder and Quandamooka Traditional Owner Uncle Bob Anderson (Dr. Robert Anderson OAM) is the focus of art exhibition Singing Up Spirit of the Land. Contemporary digital and painted portrait work capture not just likeness of the elder, but spiritual meaning behind sand minings end on Minjerribah, North Stradbroke Island in 2019, a result […]

Magical Creatures

As an artist I work in many media from drawing and works on paper, to projection and sound scape. In contrast to the high tech of digital imaging recent works are assemblage sculptures simply made of drift wood and feathers all found on the wetlands and beaches of my island home. Attached are a gathering […]

Islands of Innocence Installation 2018

Deep sea cinematography by Dave Hannan, film edit by Toni Houston and music by Leon Nette https://youtu.be/v1V03Hx8nlg. Full exhibition statement visit https://linesinthesandminjerribah.com/islands-of-innocence/

Islands of Innocence

Islands of Innocence was a media installation encompassing projection and audio in the old asylum ward replica at the North Stradbroke Island Museum on Minjerribah August 12, 2018. The islands of Cassim, Lord Howe,┬áMorovo Lagoon in the Solomons and Minjerribah were land and sea scapes chartered over a period of three months in late 2018 […]

Wetland Wanderer

Wetland Wandere aims to inspire engagement with the environmental, cultural and aesthetic values of wetlands. Drone footage and audio taken from “lacustrine wetlands or lakes, palustrine wetlands or swamps, and estuarine wetlands or mangroves and marsh”, in Queensland make for an extraordinary aesthetic experience. Quandamooka Man Joshua Walker audio recording is remarkable http://wetlandwander.net/portfolio/joshua-walker/

CONCEPT: Islands of Innocence

TITLE: Islands of Innocence – A multi media exhibition PROPOSED TIME: One night only June 6pm – 9pm, 2018 DRAFT EXHIBITION STATEMENT The projected imagery and audio included in this exhibition elucidate emotive regard for islands such as innocence and reverence; qualities essential if we are to preserve the environmental integrity of islands, the ecologies […]