William Barak and Steaphan Paton, Installation view, Sovereignty. Courtesy the artist and Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, 2016.
The Victorian Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, the Hon. Natalie Hutchins, announced a major new program today, the Yalingwa Visual Arts Initiative 2017–2022. It has been designed to support the development of outstanding contemporary Indigenous art and curatorial practice, with a primary focus on South East Australian First Nations artists within a national context.