Blak Flair Project: gift card Netta Loogatha
Blank 140 x 140 mm gift card made from non-recycled card stock printed with soy-based ink with 100% recycled paper envelope, featuring Netta Loogatha's 2010 artwork Markarrki.
Birrmuyingathi Maali Netta Loogatha, born 1942, is from the Kayardild language group of Bentinck Island. She paints at Mornington Island Art. Loogatha and her fellow Bentinck Island artists have enjoyed great critical and commercial success since 2005, when they began painting at the Art Centre. The vibrant colours and rich textures of their works have captivated audiences in Australia and internationally.
Artwork details: Markarrki, 2010, synthetic polymer paint on linen, 1010 x 760 mm.
Artwork story: This is where my father, King Alfred, was born. It is a big river system.
Blak Flair is a KickArts creative merchandise project that has been generously supported by the Christensen Fund. The project aims to develop a collection of merchandise that portrays the work of Indigenous artists from Far North Queensland, to promote their work and cultural importance to the broader community.