City Of Melbourne

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Fashion

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Fashion

  • Digital
  • Talk

25 Nov | 1 – 2pm | Online | Free | Watch the live stream here

Featured Speakers

Grace Lillian Lee

Grace Lillian Lee is a multicultural Australian artist known for drawing inspiration from her indigenous heritage. Through collaborations with Australian indigenous communities and their art centers she has created a platform for cultural expression and celebration by way of fashion performances.

Julie Shaw

Julie Shaw is the Founder and Creative Director of women’s luxury resortwear line MAARA Collective. A Yuwaalaraay woman from Lightning Ridge in NSW, she now lives and works in Sydney. Julie recently won the Fashion Design and Community Collaboration categories at the inaugural National Indigenous Fashion Awards.

Denni Francisco

Denni Francisco

A fashion entrepreneur and proud Wiradjuri woman with over 25 years’ experience in the industry, Denni Francisco is committed to building a sustainable and meaningful fashion brand, Ngali, that aligned with culturally principled business practices.


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