Vernon on Screen

Vernon Ah Kee, Ideas of Barak (still, detail), 2010-11. Single channel video, five channel video interviews and charcoal and acrylic on canvas. Courtesy of the artist.

Saturday 8 February | 11am – 12.30pm

Campbelltown Arts Centre presents three back-to-back documentary screenings which offer a comprehensive overview of Vernon Ah Kee’s prolific visual arts practice. The documentaries explore past and present injustices against Aboriginal people, delve into race issues surrounding the 2005 Cronulla riots, and follow the artist to the 53rd Venice Biennale.

Not a willing participant, 2010 (27:00 mins | Silver Screen Pictures)
Vernon, 2011 (09:23 mins | Silver Screen Pictures)
Message Stick – Born in this Skin, 2009 (27:06 mins | ABC TV)

Cost: Free