Examples of our creative projects
Gunbalanya short film May 2019
This is a short film made by Nat Kelly of the mural being made in Gunbalanya.
This film was also shown as part of the NT Traveling Film festival in Gunbalanya.
Teaching artist Janie Andrews worked closely with young people at the West Arnhem sport and recreation hall to make the beautiful mural featured in this film come to life. Thank you to all involved and the Gunbalanya community for making this project possible.
Palmerston YMCA Gallery January 2019
Through the 2018 end of year school holidays young people in Palmerston created artwork. This artwork was then put on display at an art exhibition at Palmerston Shopping Centre. Artforms included, clay and soft sculpting, painting, screen printing, tie dying and mosaic work.
Creating and publishing books by young people
2014 - Life as a teenager in Darwin & On the Other Side of the Ocean was a collaboration and multi-lingual book with Darwin Highschool and Hainan Overseas Chinese Middle School.
2015 - The Twelve days of Christmas was created by Woolaning school students with Corrugated Iron Youth Arts as part of an artist residency.
2019 - The emu has big feet is an aboriginal bi-lingual book created by the young people at Nganmarriyanga School
Whole school performances
Yirrkala Council and Corrugated Iron Youth Arts have worked on many dance, circus and public performance projects over the years.
This is a snapshot of the 2018 dance project in Term 4 for the end of year performances for the school assembly. the students at the school picked a theme and Corrugated Iron dancers helped the young people to choreograph the routines and build their confidence to perform in front of their friends and families.
Other sites we have done simmular projects are:
Ludmilla Primary School
Alawa Primary School