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	Image: Mowarra Ganambarr Dätiwuy Thunderman and shark site at Arnhem Bay 1947, lumber crayon and chalk on butchers paper, RM and CH Berndt Collection, Berndt Museum of Anthropology, University of WA

Exhibition talks: Yirrkala drawings

Short talks inside the exhibition

Hear more about the incredible and rarely seen drawings created by senior ceremonial leaders at Yirrkala in north-east Arnhem Land in 1947.

Image: Mowarra Ganambarr Dätiwuy Thunderman and shark site at Arnhem Bay 1947, lumber crayon and chalk on butchers paper, RM and CH Berndt Collection, Berndt Museum of Anthropology, University of WA

Wednesdays 12 & 19 February 2014, 5.30pm
19 February talk is Auslan interpreted

Free

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Temporary exhibitions gallery

Related exhibition: Yirrkala drawings

Cara Pinchbeck

Join the exhibition curator and curator of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art at the Art Gallery of NSW, Cara Pinchbeck, for an informative walk-through.

 

Wednesday 12 February 2014 5:30pm – 6pm

Sarah Bunn

Conservator at the Art Gallery of NSW, Sarah Bunn, shares the stories revealed during the conservation of these works.

This talk with be Auslan interpreted. Note: starts at 5.30pm, not 7.15pm

 

Wednesday 19 February 2014 5:30pm – 6pm