Past Exhibitions at Kluge-Ruhe

Vernon Ah Kee: ill-like

Vernon Ah Kee, lynching, 2011.

January 24 – May 10, 2012

Vernon Ah Kee (Kuku Yalandji, Waanyi, Yidinji, and Gugu Timithirr) is an artist known for his candid explorations of the treatment of Aboriginal people in Australia. His exhibition ill-like explored issues of race and racially-motivated violence through drawings and text works. Ah Kee’s work has been exhibited widely in Australia and internationally, and he represented Australia at the 2009 Venice Biennale.

Presented in partnership with Milani Gallery, Brisbane and the Queensland Indigenous Arts Marketing and Export Agency.