Book Launch: 'Howl for a Black Cockatoo'

by Gwen Harrison and Sue Anderson

Art Press Release from Australia. Published by MAY SPACE on Saturday 07 March 2015.

'Howl for a Black Cockatoo' 2015 image

We are holding "An Afternoon of brouhaha" in conjunction with Small Publishers curated by Akky van Ogtrop to launch the beautiful artist book 'Howl for a Black Cockatoo' by Gwen Harrison and Sue Anderson.

The book explores the experiences of the hundreds of young girls who were held on Cockatoo Island in the Industrial School between 1871 – 1888. You can read more about the artist book on our Gallery blog link