Tag Archives: Australia

Hammerhead Shark Mask (contemporary Indigenous Australian art)

+ + Sarah + + Artist : Ken Thaiday Sr Location : Darnley Island, Torres Straits, Australia Commissioned by Cambridge University Museum of Anthropology in 2002. The museography reads : “Ken Thaiday Sr is a leader designer of articulated masks … Continue reading

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Illustrated: Bogan Pride on Australia Day

+ + Kathlyn Kallady + + January 26 marks “Australia Day” – more recently dubbed “Invasion Day” – the day the First Fleet (a boatful of convicts) landed on Australian shores in the year 1788. No matter how people interpret … Continue reading

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