HOME exhibition showcases poignant artworks from refugee artists

City of Greater Dandenong’s annual exhibition, HOME, has announced six shortlisted national artists from a refugee or asylum seeker background. Their artworks will be on display at the Walker Street Art Gallery from Thursday 18 October to Saturday 24 November 2018 and all artists will receive $1000 each from sponsor IKEA Springvale, to support the development of new work. Selected by a panel of specialists from within the Creative industries, curator David O’Halloran is excited to announce the national shortlisted artists: Amir Tehrani, Tadros Hanna, Mirwais Janbaz, Lobsan Dhoyou, Zia Atahi and Elyas Alvi. Afghani Mirwais Janbaz has explored...

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