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Marline Karkadoo| 48cm x54cm

Acrylic on canvas
Painted in 2019.
Region: Borroloola


Framing can be organised on request, please email with the artwork name and size for a framing price.

Marlene Karkadoo (nee Timothy) is from The Rrumbarryia Clan group who are the traditional owners of Borroloola.

Marlene’s father was a senior Yanyuwa saltwater man – a dugong hunter, and her mother was from Garrwa country over to the east of Borroloola on the Queensland border. She was born on the banks of the Robinson River at Seven Emu Station in the Gulf of Carpentaria.

The stories that Marlene paints are the stories that were told to her by her parents and grandparents about life on country, and a particular focus is ceremony and song.

Marlene is the local coordinator for the annual Malandarri Dance Festival and divides her time between art-making, her coordinator role and also governance responsibilities for a number of community and council organisations.

Marlene is also a broadcaster and worked for the local radio station for 13 years before she made the move to visual arts in 2009.

    Stretching & Framing

    Not stretched or framed

    Stretcheing and/or framing can be organised on request once you have purchased your piece, pricing starts at around 1/3 of the artwork price (on average).

    This process generally takes around 3-4 weeks.

    Framing options are Tasmanian Oak, White or Black painted pine.

    All stretching and framing is completed by the team at Left Bank Art Group


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    Supporting Australian businesses

    All artwork stretching and framing is taken care of by the team at Left Bank Art Group on the Gold Coast, a family business that has operated for over 40 years, employing over 20 local staff

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