Exhibition talks: Yirrkala drawings

    • 	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
    • Short talks inside the exhibition

      Art After Hours, Exhibition talk, Auslan

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

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

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

    • Cara Pinchbeck

      Free

      Wednesday 12 February 5:30pm – 6pm

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      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.

      Related exhibition: Yirrkala drawings

    • Sarah Bunn

      Free

      Wednesday 19 February 5:30pm – 6pm

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      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