Join us for the opening of There we were all in one place, an early career survey by Hayley Millar Baker.
Artist Talk 5-6pm
Exhibition Opening 6-8pm
The exhibition will be opened with a Welcome to Country by Uncle Allen Madden.
Registration is essential for artist tour and opening.
From 2016 to 2019 Hayley Millar Baker (Gunditjmara, AU) produced five photographic series. Made almost exclusively in black and white, the photographs use historical re-appropriation and citation, in tandem with digital editing and archival research, to consider human experiences of time, memory and place.
Millar Baker’s layered photographic assemblages affirm Aboriginal experience and culture within the Australian Imaginary to form a complex image narrative of place, family, identity and survival. Her work is informed by her Gunditjmara and cross-cultural heritage, grounded in research of the historical archive, and guided by a non-linear form of storytelling that sees past, present and future as an unbroken continuum.
There we were all in one place brings these five bodies of work together for the first time to consider the ways in which Millar Baker uses photography and storytelling to re-author history and assert the authority of memory and experience across generations.
COVID Safety at UTS
You must register to attend this event and check in to the building on your arrival. You must maintain 1.5m distance from others where possible. Please don’t attend if you are unwell.