50cm x 50cm Inkjet photographic print on cotton rag paper with charcoal by Tallara Gray
Tallara is a descendant of the Gudang people of Cape York. Tallara grew up on Yugarapul country in South East Queensland, but moved to the Mornington Peninsula in 2016 and joined the Baluk Arts team as a member and arts worker. She graduated from QUT with a Bachelor of Visual Art (Fine Art) Honors in 2015. Her work takes the form of sculpture and mixed media works, including photographic and text explorations.
"Walking on country helps me connect to my surroundings and the essence of country, which energises and nourishes my soul. If you spend time walking on country, it can make you feel at home anywhere."