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They play fire - Black Magic


Shaun Edwards


17 Apr 1975 –

Language group: Kokoberrin, West Cape region

  • Details

    Media categories
    Pastel , Drawing
    Materials used
    pigment on paper
    75.0 x 55.0 cm sheet
    Signature & date

    Not signed. Not dated.

    Purchased with funds provided by the Aboriginal Collection Benefactors' Group 2010
    Not on display
    Accession number
    © Shaun Edwards

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    Artist information
    Shaun Edwards

    Works in the collection


  • About

    Shaun Edwards was born in Mareeba in 1975 and grew up in Cairns. He studied visual arts at Cairns TAFE and in recent years has developed his distinctive style of drawing. In addition to his art career he is also heavily involved in Indigenous health, conservation and leadership.

    Shaun Edwards was given the bush name – Kalk - by his great grandfather, Kenny Jimmy. Kalk is the Kokoberra word for freshwater fishing spear.

    Edwards h been exhibiting since 1995 and has undertaken numerous commissions. These works are drawn from his recent exhibition with his sister Lisa Michl.

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 1 exhibition

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