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My Mother's Country by Helena Gabori - Original Painting - 90x60cm

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These original paintings are by artists from Mornington Island Art, an art centre based on Mornington Island in the Gulf of Carpentaria. The artists of the region have a long history of contemporary practice, and are known for their vibrant use of colour and pattern to tell their stories.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the delicate nature of these original paintings, each will be carefully packaged and shipped within 2 weeks.

Product: Original Painting
Materials: Synthetic polymer on canvas and raw oak wooden frame (1x 4.5cm).
Size: 90x60cm
Artist: Helena Gabori
Story: My Mother's Country

“This artwork is about my Mum, Mirdidingkingathi Juwarnda Sally Gabori. She was taken away from her Country but she never lost her creative roots. Her art is bright and light, just like the land she was born in, Mirdidingki, on the south side of Bentinck Island. This is her Country, where the Big Lake is.” - Helena Gabori 

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MEET THE ARTIST

Helena Gabori

Aboriginal Kayardild Woman

"I'm glad I started painting as it gives me something to do and I really enjoy coming to the Art Centre with the other artists and having jokes and fun while we paint. I'm closer to my Dad's side of the family than Mum's so I paint my father's father and mother's country a lot.”

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