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Postcard - Tribute to Jamaica, Immigration Museum, circa 2001 Reg. No: HT 5068
- Advertising postcard featuring a photographic image by Emmanual Santos of children jumping, it was published by the Immigration Museum, Melbourne, circa 2001. The postcard promotes the exhibition 'Living Australia: Celebrating Ethnic Community Participation', which ran from 21 March to 6 May 2001. This photographic exhibition by artist Emmanuel Santos
featured 50 works, each capturing a moment or event that reflects the diversity of the communities in Australia. It was presented by the Ethnic Communities' Council of Victoria in
recognition of the Centenary of Federation celebrations.
- Postcard featuring a coloured photographic image by Emmanual Santos, "Tribute to Jamaica, North Melbourne", of six children jumping, set against a background of brick wall which has been graffitied.
- Acquisition Information:
- Collected from Anonymous, 2001
|Dimensions:||10.1 cm (Width), 15.0 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||museum history, cultural identity, advertising, postcards, publicity material, photography, artists, photographic exhibitions, museum victoria exhibitions|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection, Immigration Museum|
|Primary Classification:||MUSEUM HISTORY|
|Secondary Classification:||Marketing & Publicity|
In 1901 Australia had a limited number of ethnic communities and a restrictive immigration policy. Today Australia has over 150 communities from diverse cultural backgrounds and an immigration policy not based on race. / A new exhibition called "LIVING AUSTRALIA: CELEBRATING ETHNIC COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION" showcases our different society through 50 stunning photographs by Emmanuel Santos.
|Publisher:||Museum Victoria Immigration Museum, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 2001|
|Place & Date of Event:||Museum Victoria Immigration Museum, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 21 Mar 2001 ? 6 May 2001|
|Other Association (See Comments):||Emmanuel Santos, St Kilda, Victoria, Australia
The exhibition explored Australia's cultural diversity through the photographic work of Emmanuel Santos.