Aug 25, 2008

Off Your Back

Artist Domenico de Clario's has several projects one of which is with the National Trust-listed Bonegilla Migrant Camp in which he looks at notions of identity, global culture and minority voice. In this case De Clario is using objects such as photographs, suitcases, letters, clothing, bicycles as part of an installation that examines the many Australians who passed through the Bonegilla Migrant Camp between the late 1940's and 1971. De Clario's Ossuary is at Albury Regional Art Gallery until September 28th
For more information about Bonegilla Migrant Camp visit the Belongings Online Exhibition which tells the stories of people who migranted to Australia between 1945-1974 through personal mementos, photographs and memories visit the website

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