NGV Teens: Industry Connections
Olana Janfa

Wed 24 Jun, 5pm

Past program


This program takes place virtually

Industry Connections gives teens the chance to meeartists, industry leaders and creatives in this online event series. Through informal discussion and illustrated presentationsfind out about their creative careers and gain insights into the diverse roles and opportunities in the creative industriesBring your questions! 

Speaker: Olana Janfa

Olana Janfa is an Ethiopian-Norwegian painter based in Melbourne. Self-taught, Olana’s art is influenced by the traditional Ethiopian Orthodox art from his childhood as well as being inspired by music, sport and popular culture. Olana paints on timber and recycled and found materials. His work recently featured in a collaboration with Melbourne fashion label Obus.

Online Event Instructions

This event for people aged 13 to 18 years will be delivered online via Webex. 

Ten minutes before the scheduled start time please join here and provide the event password IndConnect#2306

The NGV Teens program is supported by The Truby & Florence Williams Charitable Trust, managed by Equity Trustees. The NGV also wishes to acknowledge The Ullmer Family Foundation, Beatrice Moignard and The JTM Foundation for their generous support of NGV Teens.


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