Milerum and Me: The art of Jacob Stengl


03 March 2018–29 April 2018

10am - 5pm daily
South Australian Museum



A deeply personal artistic exploration of a grandfather, Milerum, and grandson, Jacob Stengl, whose lives have run parallel to each other without them having ever met.

Jacob Stengl is a significant Aboriginal artist entering a bold new phase of his career. Milerum (Clarence Long) is amongst the most important researchers and cultural authorities to have ever worked with an Australian Museum. In this dramatic new body of work, Stengl reframes the South Australian Museum as a site of reconciliation, as his grandfather did before him.