Archive for the ‘Yamaji Art Events’ Category

Tuppance - Julie Dowling


In collaboration with Julie Dowling and John Curtin Gallery, Yamaji Art are excited to present to you her most recent exhibition “Bidya Gurlbarl – Open Secret”. Currently exhibiting at the John Curtin Gallery the collection of works explores Dowling’ s “stories of her own First Nation family, Dowling re-presents the violence and power imbalance in […]

Yamaji Art wins award for “Best Astronomy Education” film at the 2021 Under the Dome Film Festival in Melbourne

Yamaji Art are so very thrilled to announce that the “Star Dreaming” film done in partnership with Prospero Productions and Curtin University has won the award for “Best Astronomy Education” film at the 2021 Under the Dome Film Festival in Melbourne with a summary from the jurors stating: “Star stories from 60,0000+ years of Australian […]

Star Dreaming Premiere

The red carpet came out yesterday….3 years of hard work, dedication and commitment with a passion was celebrated yesterday! We attended the international premiere of our film “Star Dreaming” at the national CinefestOZ with our partners Prospero Productions and Curtain University. Tears of pride were shed during the showing as we all worked through some […]

Weaving Workshop with The Girls Academy

Yamaji Art take great pride in developing the skills and knowledge of the next generation through our community engagement opportunities and workshops. During the first week of July 2020 two of our weaving artists, Sheryl Green & Andrea Green-Ugle, facilitated a Weaving Workshop with the Geraldton Girls Academy. This workshop saw 9 participants learn traditional […]

Water Across Country

Yamaji Art Artists: Barbara Merritt, Margaret Whitehurst, Kyra Johnson & Andrea Green-Ugle, were commissioned to do a Artwork for the Department of Water & Environmental Regulation, to create a piece that was representative of knowledge & history of water across Yamaji Country. “Water is a giver & sustainer of life. This story shows how water […]

Roni Jones Necklace

Workshop with Janeen Horne

Yamaji Art artists spent the day at the studio of local Geraldton artist Janeen Horne who shared her knowledge surrounding dispersal dying and tyvek beading. This was a very new and exciting process for everyone as it was a new type of medium for the artist to explore. Artist  used stencils, rubbing of surfaces, negative and […]