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Saturday 9 July
All day
76 Wingewarra Street, Dubbo, NSW 2830
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About this event

Not Fragile Like a Flower is an exhibition of ceramics by Gilgandra-based artist Melissa Kelly, that explores and challenges the ways society has indoctrinated women into traditional roles. Drawing on lived experiences, Kelly fashions figurative zoomorphised forms that reflect and contemplate the various stages of life for women during marriage, motherhood and after. Not Fragile Like a Flower is a body of work that explores resilience, transformation and growth, allowing for adaptation through life’s continual changes.

Curated by Mariam Abboud.

This is a HomeGround exhibition, produced by WPCC and supported by Orana Arts. HomeGround is sponsored by Wingewarra Dental.

Image Credit: Melissa Kelly, Bird Woman, 2021, Stoneware and paint. Image © the artist.

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