These are pictures for our time. Pictures that are refined by time, they are thoughtful, and speak of death and birth in one. They speak of the endpoint of the Australian landscape, the dry, desolate, final images of one of the world’s driest continents.
Mungo is known worldwide as a place of discovery; of Mungo man, and Mungo woman, a marker that starts a chronology for our First Peoples.
— Dr Thomas Middlemost, excerpt from opening speech Mildura Arts Centre, 2020