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Exhibition: Boomerang - A National Symbol (CANCELLED)

'Boomerang - A National Symbol' is presented by the Berndt Museum of Anthropology and is currently showing at the Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery

  • Dates:Feb 8 - Jun 27
  • Time(s):11am - 5pm, Tues - Sat
  • Venue:Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, UWA

Details

  • Hosted By:Berndt Museum of Anthropology
  • Venue Address:35 Stirling Hwy, Crawley WA 6009
  • Ticket Price:Free entry
  • Venue:Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, UWA
  • Audience:Adults,Family-Friendly,For seniors,Wheelchair Access

Description

Australia as a nation is recognised around the world by symbols of Aboriginal culture.

In this exhibition, the Berndt Museum explores the idea of the boomerang - beyond a symbol of 'Australia' - to highlight its many uses and meanings. The exhibition asks audiences: 'How much do you know about boomerangs?'

Exhibition rus 8 February - 27 June

Image: (top) Mowanjum, Western Australia. Carved wood with natural pigments. Gift of P. Lucich, Berndt Museum of Anthropology [1976/0517].; (bottom) Western Australia. Carved and incised wood with natural pigments. Gift of O. Mirmikidis, Berndt Museum of Anthropology [2005/0010.

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