Paola Balla will no longer appear at the Festival.
Paola Balla is a Wemba-Wemba and Gunditjmara woman. She is an artist, curator, writer, lecturer, and Lisa Bellear Indigenous Research Scholar PhD candidate on Aboriginal women's art and resistance at Moondani Balluk Indigenous Academic Centre, Victoria University. She co-curated Sovereignty and Unfinished Business, perspectives on art and feminism at ACCA. She has written for Artlink, Writers Victoria, The Lifted Brow, Frieze UK, Peril Magazine, and is a member of the Blak Brow Collective.