Photo Gallery 6

Qld Reconciliation Awards 2015 where one of my paintings which I painted at Southbank Brisbane as an Australia

Day Ambassador was raffled off for one of the finalists in the Awards

 

My painting, myself and the Qld Premier, the honorable Annastacia palaszczuk

 

Yugambeh Mobo Festival 2015 where I was an artist in residence painting a large painting. I was given permission by the Yugambeh Elders to paint the creation story of the Gold Coast and during the festival Yugambeh Elders and champions placed their handprints on the painting.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Guest speaker and art competition judge during NAIDOC Week at Gin Gin High School, first photo is with local Elders, 3rd photo is with the winners of the art competition.

 

 

Guest speaker at Bundaberg North Primary School for their NAIDOC Week celebrations.

 

 

Invited to the official launch of the NRL’s Indigenous round at Suncorp Stadium. The referee’s for the first time ever in the Indigenous round wore jerseys with my designs on them. My artwork was also used on banners, tablecloths and the Big League magazine.

 

 

         The Honorable Linda Burney MP

 

Guest speaker and judge at the ARTIE Reconciliation Challenge where I painted an installation art piece with the winning School.

 

 

Attended the opening of the new GOLDOC offices (2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games) where I presented one of my reconciliation paintings to celebrate their Reconciliation Action Plan for the Commonwealth Games.

 

         Ajarku Muruu - All One Country                                   Dignataries and guests.

 

 

                                Explaining the significance and meaning to my painting.

 

 

      Photo with the Hon Kate Jones MP minister for

     the Commonwealth Games, Cr Tom Tate Mayor

Gold Coast City and Nigel Chamier GOLDOC Chairman.

 

 

          Ready for the final handprints.                   The Hon Kate Jones MP Minister

                                                                              for the Commonwealth Games

                                                                                    adding her handprint.

 

 

     Nigel Chamier, GOLDOC           Myself adding my handprint.

Chairman adding his handprint.

 

Artist in residence at Dreamworld Coroborree painting a 15FT canoe, guests at the Yugambeh Jarla added their thumbprints and the canoe is being donated to an indigenous charity by myself and Dreamworld.

 

 

                                                                                     Radio Interview with 92.5 Gold FM

 

 

        Musical Legend William Barton                   League Legend Preston Campbell

 

 

       General Manager of Dreamworld                             CEO of Dreamworld

                        Al Mucci                                                      Craig Davidson

 

 

  Mark Peters CEO GOLDOC              Nigel Chamier GOLDOC Chairman

 

 

         League Legend Justin Hodges                                       The finished canoe

 

Artwork used by Tennis Australia and Reservoir East Primary School in Melbourne for the signage for their Ian Goolagong Hot Shots Tennis Court.

 

 

Attended the NRL’s launch of the All Stars game for 2016 at Suncorp Stadium. My new jersey design for the Indigenous All Stars was also unveiled as well as the official new Indigenous All Stars logo which has also been designed by myself. Photo six is with Rugby League Legends Tallisha Harden, Greg Inglis, Sam Thaiday and myself.

 

 

 

 

 

2016 Australia Day Ambassador in Muttaburra and Barcaldine, Queensland.

 

            Award recipients in Barcaldine.              The Honourable CR Rob Chandler Mayor

                                                                               of Barcaldine and Deputy Mayor

                                                                                          CR Jenni Gray.

 

                                        Game of bowls with the locals.

 

       Guest speaker at Barcaldine School.              Giving a few painting tips to the local elders.

      Outside The Red Shed Art Centre.

 

Guest speaker at the NRL and Mirri Mirri 2016 Youth Summit where I held a painting workshop with 59 children.

 

 

Continued in Photo Gallery 7