Bargoonga Nganjin is located at 182 St Georges Rd, North Fitzroy. It has an exhibition space, a library, maternal and child heath centre, community kitchen and courtyard garden.
Mila Poblete, Rhetorical figures (2017) at Bargooonga Nganjin. Photography by J Forsyth.
The exhibition space consists of one curved wall in a busy area which leads to the children’s library, library meeting rooms, Access Yarra desk and staff offices. The wall is particularly suitable for painted or drawn murals, installation and expanded painting works.
Installations are managed by the exhibiting individuals/groups unless otherwise negotiated and labelling will be provided by City of Yarra. A stipend of $650 will be provided to each selected artist/group to support an exhibition. Exhibitions will run for the duration of 8 weeks each and scheduled between March – May, June – August and September - November 2018.
Exhibition space dimensions:
The wall is 2.7m (height) and 8.8m (length) – the left hand side of the column 3.2m and the right hand side 5.6m