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Embrace by Julie Blyfield. A Record of Australias Flora

Article  /  Review   Exhibiting   HelenWyatt
 
Published: 23.04.2020
Julie Blyfield. Brooch: Flora, 2020. Oxidised sterling silver, stg silver, enamel paint, wax.. Largest 10.3 x 8.3 x 0.7 cm. Photo by: Grant Hancock. Julie Blyfield
Brooch: Flora, 2020
Oxidised sterling silver, stg silver, enamel paint, wax.
Largest 10.3 x 8.3 x 0.7 cm
Photo by: Grant Hancock
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Intro
At a time of restraint and restricted travel, in her March-April 2020 exhibition at Stanley Street Gallery Sydney, Embrace, Julie Blyfield takes us to Purnunulu - a place of immense significance, a place that travellers outside of the Kimberley are only now coming to know about and appreciate. The Purnululu National Park holds unique geological forms and wildlife in the remote north-east of Western Australia. Now World Heritage-listed, this special place is the home of the Jaru and Gidja peoples, who are its Traditional Custodians