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Exhibitions and Shows
Saturday 24 February
9:00am - 4:00pm
76 Wingewarra Street, Dubbo, NSW 2830
Other dates
Sunday 25 February 9:00am - 4:00pm
Monday 26 February 9:00am - 4:00pm
Tuesday 27 February 9:00am - 4:00pm
Wednesday 28 February 9:00am - 4:00pm
Thursday 29 February 9:00am - 4:00pm
Friday 1 March 9:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday 2 March 9:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday 3 March 9:00am - 4:00pm
Monday 4 March 9:00am - 4:00pm
About this event

Ceremony remains central to the creative practice of many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists. This exhibition and program of events will animate and heal to reveal how ceremony is at the nexus of Country, of culture and of community.

From the intimate and personal to the collective and collaborative, ceremonies manifest through visual art, film, music and dance. Ceremonial practice has a performative element. At its heart is the concept of iteration, the artist’s conscious engagement with what has come before. Iteration can be expressed in the painted minutiae of tali (sandhills) or the click of a shutter.

The Triennial is the National Gallery’s flagship exhibition of contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art. The National Indigenous Art Triennial is made possible through the continued generosity of the National Gallery’s Indigenous Arts Partner Wesfarmers Arts and key philanthropic supporters.

Curated by Hetti Perkins, Arrernte and Kalkadoon peoples, Senior Curator-at-large, with National Gallery Curators.

The exhibition will showcase from 27 January - 19 May 2024.

Entry is free.

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