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	Image: Fore people, Ofafina, Okapa District, Eastern Highlands Province Mask mid 1900s (detail) © Fore people, under the endorsement of Pacific Island Museums Association’s (PIMA) Code of Ethics

Exhibition talks: Plumes and pearlshells

Discover the myriad artforms of the New Guinea highlands

Join the experts to view the incredible and diverse array of artworks of the PNG highlands including gaheisi (ceremonial dance banners), bilum (string bags), yupini (fertility figures), ornaments, shields and arrows and ritual objects.

Image: Fore people, Ofafina, Okapa District, Eastern Highlands Province Mask mid 1900s (detail) © Fore people, under the endorsement of Pacific Island Museums Association’s (PIMA) Code of Ethics

Wednesdays 11 & 18 June 2014
5.30pm

Free

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Temporary exhibitions gallery

Related exhibition: Plumes and pearlshells

Chris Boylan, director, Oceanic Art

 

Wednesday 11 June 2014 5:30pm – 6pm

Natalie Wilson, exhibition curator, Art Gallery of NSW

 

Wednesday 18 June 2014 5:30pm – 6pm