27 April 2021 - 1 August 2021
Charlotte Allingham is a 26-year-old Wiradjuri, Ngiyampaa woman from New South Wales, with family ties to Condobolin and Ivanhoe. She currently lives in Naarm, creating Illustrations about her culture and identity, and the impacts of colonisation. Focusing on community love and body positivity, as well as Blak strength, self-determination, and truth, she tries to challenge the perception of her people through her own creative expression in a range of mediums. Across illustrations, zines and comics, Charlotte Allingham creates graphic works deeply reflective of her thoughts connecting to culture, identity, the broader impacts of colonisation and how one can activate change. Her work will be presented via the Billboard Project, exhibited across three location in Moonee Valley.
Image credit: Charlotte Allingham, We are queens, We are ancestors 2018, digital illustration.
Artist: Charlotte Allingham