Source to Subject: Fiona Foley’s Evolving Use of Archives

  title={Source to Subject: Fiona Foley’s Evolving Use of Archives},
  author={Marina Tyquiengco},
Since the 1980s, multidisciplinary artist Fiona Foley has created compelling art referencing her history, Aboriginal art, and her Badtjala heritage. In this brief essay, the author discusses an early series of Foley’s work in relation to ethnographic photography. This series connects to the wider trend of Indigenous artists creating art out of 19th century photographs intended for distribution to non-Indigenous audiences. By considering this earlier series of her work, this text considers Foley… 

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