Jonathan Jones's artwork barrangal dyara (skin and bones) traces the Garden Palace's physical outline with 15,000 ash-white shields.
GALLERY: Jonathan Jones’s barrangal dyara
AG STAFF|September 30, 2016
In 1882, a three-year-old palace at Sydney’s Royal Botanic Garden was destroyed by fire – and with it, thousands of Indigenous artefacts. The new barrangal dyara (skin and bones) installation is a reminder of what was lost.
Read more about the Garden Palace fire and Jonathan’s artwork here.