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Continental Shift: Contemporary Art and South Asia

BY Zilla & Brook | 12-Jun-2019
Experience an intriguing, questioning and visually rich exhibition of recent and contemporary art that provides new insights into the relationship between Australia and some of our closest neighbours.
Venue: Bunjil Place Gallery
Address: 2 Patrick Northeast Drive, Narre Warren
Date: 22 June - 22 September 2019
Time: 10AM-5PM
Ticket: Free
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Continental Shift: Contemporary Art and South Asia
*Image credit:
Kate Beynon
Sangeeta and Fuji 2014
acrylic on linen
185.0 x 145.0 cm
Private collection
Courtesy of Sutton Gallery, Melbourne
A range of ideas and issues will be considered in the Continental Shift exhibition including the individual and collective effects of displacement, the development of multi-racial identities, the importance of family and place to the creation of new work and the use of collaborative ways of working as a way of effecting social and political change.

Featured artists include Khadim Ali, Kate Beynon, Michael Candy, Peter Drew, Richard Goodwin, Trent Jansen & Ishan Khosla, Reena Saini Kallat, Shivanjani Lal, Ramesh Mario Nithiyendran, Nusra Latif Qureshi, Sangeeta Sandrasegar, Adeela Suleman and Textaqueen.

About Bunjil Place

Bunjil Place is the first facility of its kind, bringing together creativity, entertainment and community in a way that is unparalleled in Australia.

As the City of Casey’s vibrant new entertainment precinct, it is the creative and community heart of the region.

Bunjil Place brings together an unprecedented mix of facilities including an outdoor community plaza, theatre, multipurpose studio, function centre, library, gallery and City of Casey Customer Service Centre all in one place.

Bunjil Place extends beyond the building, it is embodied by the whole precinct; from the glass façade of the impressive foyer it extends across the landscape to the memorial grove, Casey ARC and surrounds.

With so many spaces, a variety of exciting and diverse entertainment options and activities are possible, enabling visitors to create their own experience.

It is a destination for everyone to access, year-round.