Jedess Hudson is a descendant of the Ewamian and Western Yalangi clans of Far North Queensland. As an emerging artist, she creates and explores traditional stories from a contemporary perspective. Her Aboriginality is a continuous source of inspiration, as she draws deeply on this throughout her creative journey.
Her heritage has taught her to analyse and appreciate the surroundings she finds herself in, especially on country. Nature, wildlife and bush tucker are all aspects that are incorporated into her artwork.
I was born in Athlone,County Westmeath,Ireland.I gained a degree in fine art at BrightonPolytechnic in 1994. I entered works in variousexhibitions in England before emigrating toAustralia...
Stephen Hogarth was born in Adelaide, in Kaurna Nation where he was taught to paint in the desert style by Elders. Later he moved to Queensland and learnt more...