Exhibition: Black Mist Burnt Country. Testing the Bomb. Maralinga & Australian Art.

26 Jan 2019 - 11:00pm to 10 Feb 2019 - 6:00pm

Until Sunday, February 10

 In the 1950s Australia became the nuclear testing ground for the British government. A total of 12 atomic tests were conducted. Sixty years after the events Black Mist Burnt Country revisits the history of the test program at Maralinga, Emu Field and Monte Bello Island, through works by Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists across the mediums of painting, printmaking, sculpture, photography, music and new media spanning seven decades. An award winning Burrinja national touring exhibition.Burrinja, Cnr Glenfern Road & Matson Drive, Upwey.