photographs of indigenous australians

   Photographs of Australian Aboriginals – The Tiwi Collection  Photographs of Australian Aboriginals: In July 1987, I flew to Darwin to meet the skipper of the Trisha Kate, a roll-on barge supplying isolated settlements in the Arafura Sea. The skipper was the legendary, now late, George Haritos, who knew the tricky waters around the islands like the […]

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Folio Tiwi Book 1 originals

  Vintage Folio Indigenous Australians 1990Folio of 90 Tiwi Book “printers originals” vintage photographs 1990: In 1990 Collins/Angus & Robertson published a book of my Photographs of Indigenous Australians, “Tiwi – The Life and Art of Australia’s Tiwi People”. The book was reprinted twice, and launched in an exhibition at the new Parliament House in Canberra. […]

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tiwi village life

Photographs of Tiwi Village Life – open edition about Photographs of Tiwi Village Life: The Tiwi have lived on Bathurst and Melville Islands for about 50,000 years. Until 150 years ago they lived as hunter gatherers. The Tiwi Islands were a good choice; plentiful rain and warm sun produced abundant bush tucker. The surrounding sea […]

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