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Artist Name:
Joshua Toole
Eastern Skin Groups
About the artwork:

This Artwork depicts the old skin group systems that run deep in this Country/area. This item is very detailed and specific in representation demonstrating how Aboriginal People lived every aspect of their life from connection to country, rites of activities, responsibilities, and social constructs. There are 8 lines in total; 4 men skin groups and 4 women skin groups. Each color represents the sides of the Lore and within that the order of life that these groupings provided for this Country.

(Please note, some image proportions do not match the preview display. Click the image to see the full photograph.)

95cm x 30cm


Acrylic paint on Awabakal Bark.

About the artist:

Accepted Aboriginal Man to the Hunter region, I have been living here for the past 3. I work with youth within the community strengthening their Cultural/personal Identity through well-being practices

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