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NGV International

NGV Triennial

Installation view of GLENDA NICHOLLS’s Miwi Milloo (Good spirit of the Murray River), 2020, cotton, feathers, wire, dimensions variable, at the NGV Triennial, NGV International, Melbourne, 2020–21. Photo by Tom Ross. Copyright the artist. Courtesy the National Gallery of Victoria.

A white canopy of hundreds of handmade feather flowers by Waddi Waddi, Ngarrindjeri, and Yorta Yorta artist Glenda Nicholls softened the imposing concrete architecture of the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), inviting a sense of care and contemplation. Nicholls created Miwi Milloo (Good spirit of the Murray River) (2020) with her daughter…

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