Josh Muir - Ballarat
Josh is multi media artist who grew up in Ballarat. His street art style of practice result in brightly coloured works that combine pop culture with his proud aboriginal heritage. He sees his work as a contemporary way of telling traditional stories.
In 2016, at the age of 23 Josh’s work lit up the façade of the National Gallery of Victoria for White Night. His impressive animation told the story of Aboriginal Victorians, before and after settlement.
“I am a proud Yorta Yorta/ Gunditjmara man, I hold my culture strong to my heart and it gives me a voice and great sense of my identity.’ - Josh Muir