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Tony Albert on Gordon Bennett

A tribute to the life of an artist who spoke for Aboriginal rights, and whose work had a profound impact on a generation of Australian artists 

GORDON BENNETT, Daddy's Little Girl II, 1994, Acrylic on wood, 40 x 30 cm. 

Courtesy estate of the artist.

1999 was my last year at high school and the year I went to see "History and Memory in the Art of Gordon Bennett" at Brisbane City Gallery. It was the first exhibition I had ever attended and it changed my life forever…

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