Juanita McLauchlan is a Gamilaraay woman living on Wiradjuri country in Wagga Wagga.  McLauchlan's new body of work drawing upon her Gamilaraay identity and family history to explore family connections through body adornment. The result is a major solo exhibition at Wagga Wagga Gallery in May 2023.

An experienced printmaker McLauchlan's proposal involved developing ideas and techniques incorporating textiles and sculpture to find new ways to explore her Aboriginal heritage through her practice.