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Mother and Child 1994 by Sheila Whittam

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Mother and Child  1994

Watercolour on paper

80x100 cm, unframed

Exhibited at Greenhill Galleries, Adelaide. As part of International Year of the Family. (UN designate) I went to an Aboriginal community to talk to them about their aspirations for the future for their communities. I found grandmothers hoping for their children and their grand-children's future educational opportunities. I also found proud elders hoping for a sense of belonging for land and kin.