First Nations Speaker Series: In conversation with Dennis Golding
First Nations Speaker Series
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Works from the series acquired by Sydney Living Museums were recently exhibited at the Museum of Sydney in the exhibition Collected.
Cast in cast out by Dennis Golding explores dispossession and colonial occupation and is inspired by his childhood on The Block, Redfern.
Please note: this event will also be streamed live for those who cannot attend in person. Please refer to this page for details on the day of the event.
Dennis Golding is a Kamilaroi/ Gamilaraay artist from the north west of NSW and was born and raised in Sydney. Working in a range of mixed media including painting, video, photography and installation, Golding critiques the social, political and cultural representations of race and identity. Through his artistic and curatorial practice, Golding aims to present powerful representations of contemporary Aboriginal cultural identity that inform narratives of history and lived experiences. Read more.
Peter White’s role as Head of First Nations Cultural Engagement at Sydney Living Museums is more than just a job. It’s an opportunity for transformation. Peter is a proud Gamilaroi Murri, and his life’s work has been dedicated to championing he inherent rights of First Peoples communities in managing and practising their own culture and enhancing their cultural, social and economic wellbeing through cultural access, engagement and expression. Read more.