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Title

Upper Hunter Valley environment exhibition

1979


Artists

Chips Mackinolty

Australia

1954 -

Earthworks Poster Collective

Australia

1971 - 1980


About

This poster was designed by Chips Mackinolty at Earthworks Poster Collective for the 'Upper Hunter Valley environment exhibition', organised by Frank Watters. The poster was based a jumper knitted by Frank's sister Marie. The exhibition toured several Upper Hunter Valley towns, and included art works made by community members addressing environmental issues at a time when coal mining was expanding throughout the region.


Details


Place where the work was made

Darlington New South Wales Australia


Date

1979


Media categories

Print , Poster


Materials used

screenprint on paper


Dimensions

73.4 cm x 48.7 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

National Art Archive. Gift of Alexandra and Geoffrey Legge 2006. Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program


Location

Not on display


Accession number

ARC227.400.7


Artist information

Chips Mackinolty

Works in the collection

5

Artist information

Earthworks Poster Collective

Works in the collection

3