Shirley Morgan


Sun Room Studio | 5 January – 29 March

Durali bird and babies, 2020, acrylic on canvas.jpg

Whilst in residence, local artist Shirley Morgan will explore her art practice using various mediums and creating artworks that reflect her deep connection with her great-grandfather and her ancestral lands. Shirley’s great-grandfather was a bush medicine man who was held in high regard throughout the community for his powers of healing and was referred to by the people in town as ‘doctor’.

Songlines of a Kamilaroi Elder seeks to reveal a greatgranddaughter’s contemplation of family, medicine, healing and culture.

Exhibition dates: 27 March – 1 May
Exhibition venue: Sauerbier House, 21 Wearing St, Port Noarlunga SA 5167

Image credit: Durali bird and babies, 2020, acrylic on canvas, 60x60. Image courtesy artist.