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Shared Sky in Perth, Western Australia

International Inauguration

The exhibition was launched in Perth, Western Australia on September 30, 2014 (read the press release) in collaboration with Curtin University’s Institute of Radio Astronomy and the John Curtin Gallery. It was curated by Chris Malcolm, Director of the Curtin Gallery.

Close to 500 guests attended the official opening of the exhibition, in a unique and inspiring evening. The event featured an Aboriginal Welcome to Country, Smoke Ceremony and response from the South African artists, as well as speeches by Aboriginal Elders, the Vice Chancellor of the Curtin University and Director General of the SKA Organisation, Prof. Philip Diamond, who officially declared the exhibition opened.

See the exhibition page from the John Curtin Gallery.

Some photos from the inauguration night:

Relive the opening ceremony:

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