Evangelos Kotsopoulos attended Thursday´s formal opening of a hugely impressive art exhibition of indigenous Australian art at the me Collector´s Room (a large private gallery in Berlin-Mitte. The exhibition runs through to early April 2018 and is on loan from the National Gallery of Australia. It is the largest collection of this kind which the National Gallery has ever sent outside of the country and shows beautiful, traditional artworks from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders artist, right through to modern/contemporary installations.
Ambassador Lynette Wood opened the exhibition and the event was very well attended by about 200 visitors and quite a bit of press.
The show was the culmination and endpoint of the Australia now 2017 cultural year in Germany, which has been a great success.