(Groups of 2)
Google the names of some of the Western Desert communities, for example: ‘images kintore ‘ or ‘images hermannsburg nt’.
Additional images for these communities can be located at the National Archives of Australia. You need to 1) Explore Papunya then 2) select the PhotoSearch icon.
Create a collection images of the Western Desert Art communities, using the National Archive and other websites.
Use these images to create a short presentation about these communities: their place, their geography, their people and other points you think will interest students in your class.
Papunya Aboriginal reserve, NT.
Photographer: W Pedersen
Image no.: A1200, L29189
National Archive of Australia
Hermannsburg Lutheran Church. Located within the vicinity is the historic Hermannsburg Mission that was established by German Lutheran missionaries in the 19th century. The complex has operated for over a hundred years and includes a museum and an art gallery with original works by Albert Namatjira.