Curator, CDU Art Collection and Art Gallery

The Curator, CDU Art Collection and Art Gallery is Dr Joanna Barrkman (PhD, BA, Grad Dip. Grad Cert, MA). Joanna formerly worked as Senior Curator, Southeast Asian Art and Material Culture at the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (2003-2012). She has also worked at National Gallery of Australia, Canberra in the Asian Curatorial team. Joanna has curated exhibition in Australia, Indonesia, USA and Timor-Leste. She recently co–curated the exhibition Textiles of Timor: island in a Woven Sea at Fowler Museum, Los Angles, USA and co-edited a publication by the same title in 2014.   


Dr Joanna Barrkman
T: 08 8946 7430

Exhibitions and Collection Officer

Eileen Lim is the Collections and Exhibitions Officer. Eileen commenced working at CDU Art Gallery in 2011 as a volunteer and intern. She is a graduate of a Bachelor of Creative Arts and Industries (Fine Arts) at Charles Darwin University.


Eileen Lim
T: 08 8946 6621

CDU Art Gallery location

Chancellery Building
Orange 12.1.02
University Drive South
Casuarina campus, Darwin
(adjacent to the Music School and the Indonesian Garden)

See the campus map.

The CDU Art Gallery is disabled friendly with ramp access at all points of entrance to the building.

Copyright: Images of art work on this site are reproduced for the purposes of research and study only. Whilst every effort has been made to trace Copyright holders, we would be grateful for any information concerning Copyright of the images and will withdraw them immediately upon the Copyright holder's request.

CDU Art Collection and Art Gallery

Building Orange 12.1.02
Casuarina campus
See the campus map

Gallery opening hours:
Wed-Fri, 10am-4pm
Sat, 10am

Dr Joanna Barrkman

Eileen Lim
Exhibitions & Collection Officer

T: 08 8946 6621

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