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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books

Books by Heide SmithA Portrait of Canberra and of Canberrans 1979-2012 Portrait of a People – the Tiwi of northern AustraliaThis beautifully crafted book has been published to celebrate the Centenary of Canberra, and 34 years of Heide Smiths photography of Canberra and Canberrans. It is, amazingly, Heides fifth book on Canberra, but it is the […]

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