It's Only Words | Kerry Martin

It's Only Words | Kerry Martin
Kerry Martin, Testament, 2019, hand embroidery on handkerchief. Image courtesy of the artist.


In response to the evolving COVID-19 situation, the School of Art & Design Gallery has made the very difficult decision to cancel or postpone a number of exhibitions. For full details please see our website.



It's Only Words

Kerry Martin


Australia has an ageing population and disturbing reports of elder abuse impelled the Commonwealth Government to establish a Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety early in 2019. It's Only Words is a visual representation and interpretation of testimony from the Commission. It seeks to highlight the extent of the aged care crisis and to examine how society responds to difficult social issues.

Exhibiton opening: 8 April 2020

Exhibition dates: 8 April - 1 May 2020

Free | All welcome

Date & time

Wed 08 Apr 2020, 10.30am – Fri 01 May 2020, 4.30pm


ANU School of Art & Design Gallery, Cnr Ellery Cres & Liversidge St, Acton ACT 2601


ANU School of Art & Design Gallery
02 6125 5841


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