I was the official photographer at the Education in Games 2018 summit at ACMI, Melbourne.
Part of Melbourne International Games Week and co-presented by ACMI and the Victorian Department of Education the Education in Games Summit 2018 is invigorating game-based learning in classroom practice.
I was apart of the media crew that captured the First Born fashion show
First Reborn is a celebration of the rebirth of our First Nations culture in a contemporary fashion runway show. ‘First’ representing Australia’s original custodians enriched culture, and ‘Reborn’ the signifier of our ancient culture merging with our present and future world. The event will showcase fashion from remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities utilising old traditional methods like bush dyeing. In the modern world we live in today, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists continue to tell their traditional stories of culture through art, to now including the new age of fabric printing and designs. Designers: Design Within Country, Kirrikin Australia, Ngali, Ooroo Australia. Models: Jira Models
What is being NATIVE and how does a NATIVE person see the world? The landscape talks to us through colours and texture far beyond what the untrained eye can see – through the shift in colours in the sky and water, the contrast from land to sea and the emotional
As First Nations women, we adorn our bodies for many reasons. For some, the act of adorning harnesses the strength and power of our Ancestors. Our bodies are carriers of thousands of years of cultural knowledge, and when we adorn them we are expressing our pride in our identity, and