Mind The Gap
A photographic, multimedia exhibition by Kristian Laemmle-Ruff
6pm Friday 16th September
Opening speaker: Kieran Finnane
Mind the Gap is a somewhat dark and politically charged meditation on the gap between Australian cultures. It is not asking us to close the gap, to homogenise or assimilate; rather it asks us to acknowledge the gap, nurture the gap, celebrate the diversity rather than deny its existence. It encourages us to question and hold ourselves accountable for our actions as global citizens. The work aims to highlight colonial mannerisms and differences between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal ways of understanding and valuing land.
Mind the Gap encourages us to imagine a future with deeper reconciliation and stronger acknowledgment of our true history rather than having our heads in the sand.
9 September – 1 October 2016
- 6pm – 9pm
Watch This Space Gallery and Artist Run Initiative
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