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In Conversation – Sugared Land/s | Botanica

Sancintya Mohini Simpson, Sugared Land/s, Image courtesy of Brisbane City Council
WHEN

18 May, 3:30pm – 4:45pm

WHERE

City Botanic Gardens, Alice Street,
Brisbane City

Free, no bookings required.

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Join Botanica artist Sancintya Mohini Simpson in conversation with First Nations and South Sea Islander Joella Warkill, together with Australian South Sea Islander and Fijian Indian Australian artist Shivanjani Lal. Together, the speakers will uncover and address the shared history of indenture in the sugar industry from Queensland to across the Pacific and Indian Oceans.

This is the final talk in a five-part series of Botanica artists talks, which allow audiences to deepen their engagement with the exhibition. These facilitated panel discussions between Botanica artists and guests explore the intentions behind the artworks, the artists and their inspirations, as well as contemporary directions in design and visual arts practice.

Location: Botanica marquee, City Botanic Gardens (access via main entry on corner of Alice and Albert Streets).

No bookings required.