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The Arts: Refugees

Images from the Museum of Victoria

Those making the journey to Australia have recorded their experiences in many different ways over the years. Records have varied, depending on the materials available and the skills and preferences of the person making the record.

The following paintings and descriptions beautifully evoke for us the journey made to Australia by Mai Ho, a Vietnamese 'boat person' in the 1970s.

What is the refugee art project?

The Refugee Art Project