A newly commissioned 'Blood Money' work will be featured in a show named 'QUEEN'S LAND: Black Portraiture' at Cairns Art Gallery.

'QUEEN'S LAND: Black Portraiture' is open from 17th May till 11th August, 2019.

The official opening event will be held Wednesday 10th July at 6m, officiated by Elizabeth Ann Macgregor OBE (Director, Museum of Contemporary Art, Australia)

The commissioned work features a commemoration of Aunty Rose Colless, a local to the Cairns township who was well known for her humanitarian work within North Queensland. (Detail right)