Naiomi Wanjiku Gakunga standing in front of her work in the Russell Hill Rogers Gallery on the Navarro Campus, after giving a moving presentation about her life as an artist and the importance of storytelling in her culture and her work.
In the same gallery Michael James had a solo exhibition,’Organising Nature`.
This work is titled `The Idea of Matter`, 2010.
He prints digitally manipulated images onto cotton, dyes cloth, machine pieces and machine quilts.
À System of Classification` 2009
Michael was also one of the featured speakers. He spoke of his personal experiences with life and art over his forty-year career. It was one of the highlights of the conference.