Piinpi: Contemporary Indigenous Fashion

Event Opens:   February 20, 2021

Event Closes:   August 8, 2021

Event Website:  https://www.nma.gov.au/exhibitions/piinpi-contemporary-indigenous-fashion

Location:  National Museum Australia, Canberra ACT

Event Details:

Pink Dress, 2018, Maicie Lalara, plant dyes and recycled sari silk, Anindilyakwa Arts. Model: Nelitta Nunggumajbarr. Photo: Anna Reynolds

Anindilyakwa Arts is proud to have nine artists’ artworks and fashion collection pieces featured in this national exhibition showing at National Museum Australia (NMA). First showing at Bendigo Gallery from October 2020 – January 2021, Piinpi: Contemporary Indigenous Fashion will be showing at NMA until August 8 2021.

The exhibit is described by NMA as ‘a celebration of Indigenous art, history and culture through contemporary fashion and design. It brings together a selection of garments and textiles by First Nations designers and artists from around Australia.