Opening Night: Friday 14th August
Livestreamed via the CIAF Facebook Page
Merindi’s creative song compositions celebrate her Kuku Yalanji (Mossman, North Queensland) roots. Embracing traditional language in performance, Merindi expresses stories from her mother’s land, activating an easy-listening, up-beat timbre, weaving a soulful, uniquely crafted Bama resonance.
Natalia Lagi’itaua Mann is a harpist, composer and resonance artist. Internationally respected for her unique creative approach, she works at the intersection of free improvisation, classical music, indigenous culture and contemporary art. Her projects are deeply collaborative explorations of the present moment and environment.