2017 Exhibition Launch

Over 250 people, a sunny afternoon and a beautiful welcome to country ceremony: Thanks to everyone for such a wonderful launch. Here are some more photos - enjoy!

Please let your friends know, the show will be on display until July 16th 2017.

 

Raukkan Communinty Council commissions new work from Betty Sumner

Ngarrindjeri artist Betty Sumner has been commissioned by the Raukkan Community Council to create a new large public art work for the community.

The Protectors, by Betty Sumner, 2006, acrylic on canvas, 180x150cm, at the Murray Bridge Gallery June 2017. Photo Johanis Lyons-Reid

The Protectors, by Betty Sumner, 2006, acrylic on canvas, 180x150cm, at the Murray Bridge Gallery June 2017. Photo Johanis Lyons-Reid

The work will adorn a massive concrete structure on a hill overlooking the Raukkan township and Lake Alexandrina and will be based on her delightfully controversial work from 2006, The Protectors, featuring Ngarrindjeri shields and traditional designs. Congratulations Betty!