Stanley Couzens artwork – NAIDOC Week online trail

National Wool Museum, 26–32 Moorabool Street, Geelong

Ceremonial Hunting Grounds in the You Yangs was created in 1993 by the artist, Stanley Couzens. It is on permanent display in the Fleece to Fabric gallery at the National Wool Museum.

Stanley Couzens, a Gunditjmara man and long-time Geelong resident, painted this story upon commission from the Geelong Wool Combing Company. It depicts hunting in the You Yangs and the distinctive granite peaks that overlook the region.

The artwork was brought into the National Wool Museum collection in 2019 with permission from the Couzens family. It can be viewed in the Fleece to Fabric gallery.

This is site 9 of the NAIDOC Week 2020 online trail.

Source: Geelong Heritage Collections





Page last updated: Thursday, 6 January 2022

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