Wednesday, August 4, 2021  
art & artists
    early 1990s  

Eveleigh St mural, photo courtesy State Library
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t   i  m   e  l   i   n  e
    1980 - ?  

Aboriginal People's Gallery


40,000 years mural on Redfern Bridge by Carol Ruff
click on the image for the restoration in 2018
Sydney Community Billboard Arts Project

Think globally, act locally
public art squad | the park

1 Edward Street on Vine

Boomalli Aboriginal Artists Co-operative was formed
in late 1987 by ten Sydney-based Aboriginal artists.
It was also located in Cleveland and Abercrombie St,
before moving in 1997 to Annandale then Leichhardt.
    1987 - 2005  

The Settlement Neighbourhood Centre
by Jeff Samuels, Fiona Foley and Sheryl Parnell

Railway View Hotel then AHC [Mervyn Fitzhenry n/a]


Mum Shirl [1921-1998] by Gordon Syron
    2000 - 2019  
Redfern Aboriginal flag mural restored [SMH 25.1.14]

Alex Tui put this up in 2000

Adam Hill [aka Blak Douglas] @ RCC
    2005 - 2009 ish  

'Mission boy blues' by Roy Kennedy at Wyanga
Art can be history | Art Gallery film
    2007 - 2010  

SMH 13/11/08
Gordon & Elaine Syron's Keeping Place


United we stand, divided we fail the future

memories - most kids climbed this tree to get
their ball back from one of the yards ...

repping the boys that have passed away
couple of young fellas there died under police hands

Danny Eastwood - memories of growing up in Waterloo

Redfern Fire Station mural project
This painting is a dedication I did for exhibition at naida in 2012. the old fighter is keith b saunders my friend and his older life trained guys like anthony mundine, mark hunt, alex tui, solomon omono and so on. he boxed with sands brothers, freddy dorsen etc.and he still had plenty of time to try and help me. best man I ever had pleasure to meet...
Stephen A. Floyd

36 Caroline St painted up to launch the Eora Journey
the house | Awaye | photos | Move it mob style

Angeline & Bronwyn Penrith introduce the Eora Journey
Redfern Station Community Group formed
SSH article

Mana Ngurang - Gathering Place @ RCC
Nicole Monks, Chicka Madden and Dirk Anderson
    9 July 2015  
Archibald Prize finalist

Adam Hill
(aka Blak Douglas)

Smoke and mirrors
(Uncle Max Eulo)
    13 November 2015  

Redfern Mural Gathering
full TRANSCRIPT now available

Jenny Munro mural by Adnate

On the couch with Blak Douglas [Arts Review] | fb blakspotgallery

Knockout mural in Leichhardt: Speaking out | photos

Solid Ground - Alex Park Community School

Anh's brush with fame - Anthony Mundine

Naomi Mayers, Teggs Lane Chippendale #sydneystreetart

Strawberry Hills Post Office

Through the communities’ eyes

Chico Monks [78-19] on being a curator [2018 photo]

mystery tagger in Cope Street

Archibald finalist
Uncle Roy Kennedy
by Adam (aka Blak Douglas) Hill
Stories of the people behind the faces [Tele]

Dennis Golding's t-shirt design for NCIE

What remains by Daniel Boyd 2016
ALS photo by Guido Van Helten 2015
This is How We League, NRL by Sid Tapia 2018

Nadeena Dixon


Shields by Chicka Madden & Jonathan Jones

Aunty Esme Timbery - by Blak Douglas
Archibald finalist | the honour & the hard yakka
interviewed for Talking with painters

Blak Douglas, Elaine Russell's last painting - Wynne

exhibition  🌴 🌺 🙏🏿 💃🏿  bio

Bruce Shillingsworth
    Jan 2020 - Jan 2021  

Dennis Golding in residence @ AlexPark-Solid Ground

designing symbols & decorating superhero capes

teescreationanddesign - Taleena's digital art

walkabout, studio visit and weaving session
Djuguma Aboriginal Weaving, with Nadeena Dixon
    July 2020  

protesting deaths in custody on Cleveland St

    August 2020  

Here is a heap of photos of the TinHumpy mural I was
painting with the help of Jamie & John. Danny
    August 2020  

@ visit The garden path
    21 September 2020  
Archibald finalists

Blak Douglas - Writing in the sand: Dujuan Hoosan

Thea Anamara Perkins - Poppy Madden
    31 October 2020  

stories behind the mural created by Aunty Kathryn
Dodd Farrawell & local community @ GlebeYouthService
    12 November 2020  

First indigenous arts fellowship for 100 years
    Mardi Gras 2021  

sharing of personal & cultural stories through art
an important vehicle for change | Dennis Golding
    7 March 2021  

Bangala / water carriers at Green Square, originally
sand dunes and swamps that led into the Cooks River.
    9 March 2021  

Check out our very own Taleena Simon's deadly headgear design
They can be purchased via the link. 🔴⚫️🟡 | RAB
    March - April 2021  

CoS supporting creatives, ideas submitted by
Redfern & Darlington residents, featuring
people supporting one another ♥️ Auntie Beryl 🌟🌱
with Settlement youth & Marie Bashir - 132 Wilson

New mural celebrates local connections | SSH
We appreciate everything you do, Aunt 🖤💛❤️ NCIE
    28 April 2021  

Me and my grandkids thanks Scott | Gail Hickey
This years Archibald prize entry 🤞🏼| Scott Marsh
    1 June 2021  
    5 June - 26 September 2021  
  Archie 100
  Art Gallery NSW
  Local heroes

My brother Mac Silva
by Robert Campbell
    5 June - 26 September 2021  

Blak Douglas on the other side of the canvas
artist Euan Macleod - Archibald finalist
    11 June 2021  

not an archie but winner of the Vincent Prize
 watch the announcement by Blak Douglas @ DUCKRABBIT
    August 2021  

The future is here - Solid Ground - Alex Pk & Dennis Golding
u  n  k  o  w   n

Corner Vine St and Evans Lane, Darlington

Caroline Street [City of Sydney archives]
h  i  s  t  o  r  i  c  a  l
    1842 / 3 July 1850  

part of 'The turning of the first turf'
at the Cleveland Paddocks in 1850
thought to be 'Dharawal people from the Illawarra or Five Islands district,
 including Moureet and William Darby (Nutangle)' | Dictionary of Sydney
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