Drawn from the extensive archive of the Australian Cartoon Museum this exhibition chronicles issues of Indigenous affairs in Australian society, sports an d politics in the last 30 years.
Australia’s best cartoonists will surprise, shock and make us laugh. Featured are Nicholson, Jeff, Spooner, Knight, Leunig, Tanner, OZ and many more, surveying representations of Indigenous issues and snapshots in time that illustrates Australia’s often rocky road towards reconciliation from the Bicentenary to the Apology.
Accompanied by a public and education program of workshops, demonstrations, tours and talks.Curated by James Bridges - Australian Cartoon Museum, and JD Mittmann, Curator and Manager of Collections, Burrinja.
4 July - 31 August 2014
with Jim Bridges, President of the Australian Cartoon Museum
Jim guides you through the history of Cartooning in Australia, the development of the Australian Cartoon Museum and provides some quirky insight into the individual lives of some of Australia's greatest cartoonists, and maybe their subjects.
Thursday 31 July at 11am
Thursday, 14 / 21 / 28 August at 11am
Duration 45 Minutes, Capacity limited to 15.