This project has expanded upon the ‘bagu’ artwork developed at Girringun which has already entered the collections of major institutions and private collectors. Life-sized ceramic bagu have been created for an installation of fifteen pieces and have incorporate new mediums such as weaving and sculputural elements with metal. The Girringun artists are renowned weavers of traditional forms and this project has incorporate weaving techniques not previously used in this kind of sculptural format. For further information on bagu, please see Girringun’s Bagu with Jiman project.
A selection of smaller bagu made by Girringun artists can be seen below.