Issue 5
Monday, 02 July 2018
Charles Darwin University
E-news

Yidumduma Bill Harney Bush Professor

Art lovers gathered at the opening of Yidumduma Bill Harney: Bush Professor at the Charles Darwin University Art Gallery.
The exhibition is retrospective celebrating the life work of Yidumduma Bill Harney, one of the last fully initiated men of the Wardaman people from the Northern Territory.
The exhibition will run until 21 July.

Yidumduma Bill Harney and Sonny Kent
Gujingga (Law Man) 2012, Warranggin (Ceremonial) Law Man 2012
Willy Wagtails, Jigirrija 2009
Colin Holt views the Lirrmingining Grasshopper Man 2007
Yidumduma Bill Harney
From left - Ballingballing (Unidentified Bird) and Bush Rice Mangurlu Didjeridu, Blue-tongue Lizard Taringa and Taipan Yarrimanbu Didjeridu and Egret Jarnarran and the Grey Falcon Barnangga Didjeridu
From left - Barragbarrag Kidney Fat Man, ‘First explorer’ being welcomed by the Red-backed Kangaroo and Wangga
Kerin Bolton and Hilary Cairns
From left - Margie West, Yidumduma Bill Harney and Chips Mackinolty