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Book Launch | Batavia Giving Voice to the Voiceless

Published: Saturday, 10 March 2018 at 2:37:00 PM

The Geraldton Regional Art Gallery invites you, your friends and family to the official book launch of Batavia: Giving Voice to the Voiceless!

Batavia: Giving Voice to the Voiceless is a publication documenting the exhibition of the same title at the Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery (2017) and the Geraldton Regional Art Gallery (2018). The book features essays by artists, curators and researchers of the 1629 Batavia shipwreck from the University of Western Australia, the Western Australian Museum and Edith Cowan University that examine the infamous maritime disaster and subsequent mutiny from archaeological, historical and artistic perspectives. It also includes the list of works and high resolution images of artworks exhibited.

Join us at 11AM for complimentary morning tea with two of the book’s authors Ted Snell and Paul Uhlmann.

Authors: Jane Lydon, Alistair Paterson, Ted Snell, Corioli Souter, and Paul Uhlmann.
Dimensions 230 x 275mm. Softcover. 95 pages.
RRP: $39.95

**Please be advised that this exhibition contains adult content and is not recommended for those under the age of 18.**

Cover image: Paul Uhlmann, Batavia 4th June 1629 (night of my sickness). Detail image, one of three panels. 2017. Oil on canvas 120 x 180 cm.

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