Renowned Torres Strait Islander artist Ken Thaiday Senior has been commissioned to present a major installation accompanied by a series of new dances. Ken Thaiday’s practice traverses dance, installation and sculpture and embodies cultural customs with modern materials. Inspired by the landscape of the Torres Strait and the importance of family, faith and culture, Thaiday’s art explores the intersection of traditional lore with contemporary life. Presented by Carriageworks and Performance Space.

Ken Thaiday, KEN THAIDAY SNR (detail), 2014, Carriageworks, Sydney. Image: Zan Wimberley