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The History of Aboriginal Art in 25 Pictures… more or less…
May
30
5:15 PM17:15
SA

The History of Aboriginal Art in 25 Pictures… more or less…

  • Alere Function Centre, Level 1 Student Hub, Flinders University (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Since Cook first came ashore in 1770, each decade has given rise to definitive works of art that have shaped understandings of Aboriginal art, Aboriginal artists and the Aboriginal culture in which the art originates. This paper will attempt to chart this history via a comparative juxtaposition with Aboriginal and non-Indigenous depictions of Aboriginal people across the last 250 years.

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Meet the Archaeologists Night
May
24
6:00 PM18:00
SA

Meet the Archaeologists Night

  • Flinders University (Adelaide CBD Campus) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The eighth annual Meet the Archaeologists will include a series of talks from Australian-based professional archaeologists to give you an insight into the huge range of archaeological projects that happen in Australia and overseas involving Australian archaeologists.

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Archaeology of Modern Society
May
21
3:00 PM15:00
SA

Archaeology of Modern Society

  • Flinders Tavern, Level 1, Student Hub, (map)
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Join us for a drink and some food for thought on the unconventional topic of the archaeology of the recent past. In this seminar, Jordan Ralph will take us on an exploration of contemporary graffiti in the Northern Territory, while Marc Fairhead will investigate the cultural landscape of Maralinga, South Australia.

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Exhibition: Out of Context (showing throughout May)
May
6
to May 26
SA

Exhibition: Out of Context (showing throughout May)

Out of Context is a collaboration between artist and archaeologist, delving into the layers and stories from the mid-nineteenth century Irish community at Baker’s Flat, Kapunda, and the process of archaeology at work. This exhibition showcases several years work between Susan Arthure, the dig director, and Jorji Gardener, artist in residence, to tell the narrative of the site embedded in the fragments.

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