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The Commute Opening

  • Insitute of Modern Art 420 Brunswick Street Fortitude Valley, QLD, 4006 Australia (map)

You’re invited to the opening of The Commute, an exhibition encompassing a series of commissioned projects by eight Indigenous artists located around the Great Ocean, also known as the Pacific Rim, who assert complex, wide-ranging, contemporary Indigenous experiences inclusive of both ancestral knowledges and global connections.

Join the artists and Visiting Curators for the exhibition opening: 

From 4.30pm, a Welcome to Country will be performed by Yerongpan Aboriginal Dancers with a Smoking Ceremony, followed by a guided barefoot walk through the exhibition at

The festivities will continue into the evening in the IMA Courtyard with food, drinks, and music from DJ Brown Amy (xučyun/Oakland, CA - Chulita Vinyl Club: Bay Area, Stay Firme, Hard French). 

Earlier Event: March 25
Meet The Commute
Later Event: March 15
Layover : Artspace, Auckland, 2019