Meditations on the survivor stories from the ‘Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse’, and the culture of secrecy and justification within the Catholic Church
Tuggeranong Arts Centre
3 to 26 October 2019
Paul Michael Murray, draws on personal accounts, research and reflection to try and understand the theology and psychology that leads to a culture of child sexual abuse within the Roman Catholic Church.
This exhibition is presented as a series of sculptural tableaux, incorporating marionettes, digital works, and narratives within a theatrical tradition.
Artist Talk: 2:30pm Saturday 19th October, free, all welcome.
Art workshop: 10am – 12:30pm Saturday 19th and 26th October 2019. Join artist Paul Michael Murray for a fun, two -week workshop for adults and children. You will draw and make string puppets while learning about human anatomy and the expressive power of body language. Ages 8+
Bookings for the workshop are essential via Trybooking. Cost is $20.
Image credit – Paul Michael Murray, Custodian/Custody – Bishop, 2019, digital study