Exhibition talks: Plumes and pearlshells

    • 	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
    • Discover the myriad artforms of the New Guinea highlands

      Art After Hours, Exhibition talk

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.

Wednesdays 11 & 18 June 2014
5.30pm

Free

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Temporary exhibitions gallery

Related exhibition: Plumes and pearlshells

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

    • Chris Boylan, director, Oceanic Art

      Free

      Wednesday 11 June 5:30pm – 6pm

    • Natalie Wilson, exhibition curator, Art Gallery of NSW

      Free

      Wednesday 18 June 5:30pm – 6pm