Lynn Scott-Cumming is a visual artist and writer with over forty years’ experience in the arts. The artist’s sense of place has been fortified by living in Townsville for over thirty years, where she has come to strongly identify with the mangroves and surrounding landscapes. In her Creative Sparks project Drone Dreams, Scott-Cumming aims to re-visit and recontextualise these settings from above, via the use of drone photography. The new perspectives of Townsville have informed the creation of new sketches and print work. View Lynn’s live-stream discussion here and see an example of her aerial photographs and resultant artworks below.
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Umbrella Studio Contemporary Arts respectfully acknowledges the Wulgurukaba of Gurambilbarra and Yunbenun and the surrounding groups of our region; Bindal, Gugu Badhan, Nywaigi, Warrgamay, Bandjin and Gudjal as the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we gather, share and celebrate local creative practice. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging. We acknowledge Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders as the first people of Australia. They have never ceded sovereignty and remain strong in their enduring connection to land and Culture.
Umbrella is supported by the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland, part of the Department of Communities, Housing and Digital Economy, and by the Visual Arts and Craft Strategy, an initiative of the Australian, state and territory governments. | Umbrella is supported by the Tim Fairfax Family Foundation and receives funds through the Australian Cultural Fund. | Townsville City Council is a strategic partner of Umbrella's program.