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I hope you get this: Raquel Ormella


  • Shepparton Art Museum 70 Welsford Street Shepparton, VIC, 3630 Australia (map)
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This exhibition brings together a selection of new and recent work by one of Australia’s leading contemporary artists, Raquel Ormella. 

The survey exhibition will include work from a wide variety of media, and particularly draw on her experimental textile works. The exhibition explores key themes that Ormella has consistently developed in her work: social and environmental activism; human and animal relationships; nationalism and national identity.

These recurrent interests are brought together by a consistent engagement with the artist’s voice. Rather than being the site of authority, Ormella’s voice simultaneously expresses an aspiration for connection, while remaining uncertain about whether the communication will work.

A NETS Victoria and Shepparton Art Museum touring exhibition, curated by Rebecca Coates and Anna Briers.

Instagram: @sam_shepparton 

Earlier Event: May 4
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Later Event: June 8
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