Gurranyin Ghow (the Whistling Kyte Swamp) – Dylan Charles


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dylan charles
Acrylic on Belgian Linen
101.6cm x 213.4cm
Year: 2024

Gurranyin Ghow (the Whistling Kyte Swamp)

This painting represents the Whistling Kyte’s of Glow Swamp: the old ancestors of Ghow Swamp located in Gunbower, the eagles and hawks are the clever men or Magie Men of lore and country. The landscape is covered with raak crosshating patterns that commemorate uncle Lin Onus, Yorta Yorta man and globally well known artist. The landscape of Ghow Swamp is burial grounds under the protection declaration of 2007, with more than 120,000 years of history of burials and heritage sites protected from Yorta Yorta Nations Aboriginal Corporation.