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About peterwaplescrowe

Peter Waples Crowe is an artist, an arts worker, and a health worker. I'm Ngarigo. My art practice is autoethnographic in nature from the intersection of Culture, Identity and spirituality . With mixed media and humour I explore the new possibilities for Koori people to re-present themselves and their culture away from historical and socio-political boundaries and limits.

Ngarigo Queen

Get along to the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (ACCA) to see the show a lightness of spirit is the measure of happiness, which is on until mid September 2018. I’m showing my new work Ngarigo Queen: the cloak of … Continue reading

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MIDSUMMA 2018 ART

WE ARE HERE and BLACK MAGIC are two art shows that I have work in. They are part of the LGBTIQ+ festival that happens here in Melbourne each January. WE ARE HERE is on show at Palmer Hall in the … Continue reading

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The Koorie Art Show

Hey catch a couple of my art works in the Koorie Art Show at the Koorie Heritage Trust in the Yarra building at Federation Square until the end of Feb 2018.

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Midsumma 2018

Here are a couple of details of new works I have created for two midsumma shows I’m in. We are here opens at the state library of Victoria on the 18th of January and Black Magic opens on the 19th … Continue reading

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The Aliens of Narm: Sunnyside up!

A new collage, mixed media, work for a small show in Bendigo. It had to have an egg reference  and I have given my Mob frying pans for heads with fried eggs cooking in them. Everyday I feel like an … Continue reading

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Darcy

Darcy is Tiffs and Erza’s dog. Old friends of mine from the Sydney days….(it’s nice to do something nice for people!) I hope they enjoy it. For LOVE and for dogs and for dear friends x

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Gertrude Street Projection Festival 2017

Squatters and Savages, the collaborative film I made with Megan Evans was a late inclusion in this years projection festival, and it won a special 10th Anniversary award.

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The story so far…

Here’s my new commission for the Moreland City Council art collection. It’s part of a NAIDOC art initiative that is on show at the Counihan Gallery in Brunswick.  Showing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art from their collection

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About me and my art practice. June 2017. 

Peter Waples Crow is a Ngarigo queer artist who has been featured on the ABC and in the mainstream and arts press. He lives in Melbourne where his current exhibition “Dirty Dingo” is on show in Degraves subway. He has … Continue reading

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Squatters and Savages

The opening of this show with Megan Evans took place on June 3 and it was really well attended. There is an amazing catalogue to go with the show and the feedback I have received has been overwhelmingly positive. Megan … Continue reading

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