CDU Art Gallery


Thursday 12 November 2015 - Friday 19 February 2016

This survey exhibition is a gaze into the wondrous art of Marina Strocchi and her musings on life in the Red Centre and Top End, and other places in between.

The art of Marina Strocchi propels us on a journey of the Northern Territory. Her paintings and prints are laden with iconic motifs of jabiru,fish, windmills, buffalo, feral cats, mangroves and mulga. Renditions that trace human activity, such as mining, travelling tracks, windmills and implements of industry, indicate the post-colonial additions to the Territory landscape.

The accompanying publication Marina Strocchi: a survey is available at the CDU Art Gallery for $25


Download the flyer here
Download the Marina Strocchi: a survey, 1991-2015 Education resource here
Exhibition opening photo gallery here
Exhibiting Artist Floor Talk photo gallery here


    Image caption: Marina Strocchi, Brancusi Palms, 2003, Acrylic on paper, 75 x 56.5cm [image and paper], Acquired through the CDU Foundation Art Acquisition Fund, 2010, CDU Art Collection - CDU1852

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Eileen Lim
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CDU Art Collection and Art Gallery


Building Orange 12.1.02
Casuarina campus

Opening hours:
Wed to Fri, 10am - 4pm

Current exhibition:
Marina Strocchi: a survey, 1991-2015
Thursday 12 November – Friday 19 February 2016

Current exhibition

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Joanna Barrkman

Eileen Lim
Collection and Exhibitions Officer

T: 08 8946 6621
F: 08 8946 7744

Office of MACE
T: 08 8946 6202 / 7078

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