The Winter Show

Looking forward to the opening of the Winter Show, can’t believe it’s here already.  Zom Osborne’s beautiful figurative works and Erin Smith’s amazing works on paper – sensational.  Erin’s solo show at the Gallery will be in early 2010…


Erin Smith Trophy 2009
Erin Smith — Trophy 2009

Yalari…’It takes a whole community to educate a child’

Kayi Kayi Nampitjinpa
Kayi Kayi Nampitjinpa

Yesterday my friend Lou Crow came to the gallery and talked about Yalari, a not-for-profit company dedicated to creating a national network of educational opportunities for Indigenous children by offering a first-class eduction through full boarding scholarships at the highest achieving secondary schools in Australia.

Yalari is organising a fund-raising dinner in Brisbane on Friday 16 October 2009.  The special guest speaker for the evening will be the Yalari Patron, her Excellency Ms Quentin Bryce AC, Governor General of Australia.  To make a donation or to find out more, contact Yalari on 07 5570 3162 or email