Object of the Story

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Reflections on Place
by Michael Aird and Mandana Mapar

This exhibition presents a selection of personal recollections of members of the Aboriginal community of the Ballina region. These stories are reflections on place through a variety of objects and embrace both historic and contemporary perspectives on Aboriginal experience and relationships. Illustrated with photographs taken by the authors and a selection of historic images. 

Object of the Story was awarded Highly Commended in the Excellence in Communication Category in the Community Participation in the Arts and Culture: Creative Ageing section at the 2014 Local Government NSW Arts and Culture Awards and Summit.

Catalogue published by Keeaira Press, first edition 2013, ISBN-978-0-980-5942-9-4
Exhibition launch photos by Michael Aird.