Joining Cultures by Lisa Waup
natural fibre, echidna quills, seeds, parrot feathers, river reed, possum skin, silk thread
Lisa Waup is an accomplished artist and curator who has been involved with Baluk Arts in many capacities since 2012. Through a practice that incorporates print, thread, weaving, fibres, ceramic and found objects in two and three dimensions Lisa tells personal histories of loss, longing, family, connection, and Country full of rich symbolism and painstaking detail.
Lisa is a three time finalist in the Telstra NATIAAs, multi award winner and is represented in the National Gallery of Victoria and McClelland collections. She maintains a busy exhibition schedule and is a Masters of Contemporary Art candidate at the University of Melbourne.