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24 Jun 2016 /

Just announced, key note speaker Lee-Ann Buckskin will be addressing the CONNECTEDNESS theme. Lee-Ann will be exploring different cultural authorities in creating new and innovative understanding. Lee-Ann Tjunypa Buckskin is a Narungga, Kaurna, Wirangu, Wotjobaluk woman and is well known throughout the Australian, Indigenous and international arts communities.

Currently a Board Director for the Australia Council for the Arts, she is one of seven national champions for the Barangaroo re-development site in Sydney and is Co-Chair of the new International Festival Tarnanthi – Contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Visual Arts held in South Australia last year.