Herman Whiskey

Herman Whiskey

Skin name:TjungurrayiLanguage:LuritjaDate of birth:1968-09-11From:Ayers Rock - MutitjuluCommunity:Haasts Bluff : NTOutstation:Mt Liebig - WatiyawanuArtwork media:Acrylic on Belgian Linen, Acrylic on Cotton Canvas, Wood Carving, Wood SculptureArtwork themes:White Crow Dereaming

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Biography

Herman only started painting at Ikuntji Artists in 2009, and paints an enthusiastic version of White Crow story. Herman was given permission by his Father, Bill Tjapaltjarri Whiskey to paint his own story of the White Crow.

Herman is also a very talented and respected wood carver who teaches young adults how to take on the craft. 

Past Exhibitions

  • One Country - Many Stories, Colin Biggers & Paisley Foundation, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane 2017-06-20
  • 10th Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair, Darwin Convention Centre, Darwin NT 2016-08-05
  • The 20th Alice Springs Beanie Festival Exhibition - Spirit of the Land, Araluen Arts Centre, Alice Springs NT 2016-06-23
  • Tarnanthi Festival Art Fair, Tandanya Institute. Adelaide 2015-10-09
  • Art Parade 2015, Artitja Fine Art, Mosman Park, WA 2015-03-06
  • Around the Campfire - Fundraiser Concert, Alice Springs NT 2014-10-17
  • 8th Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair, Darwin Convention Centre, Darwin NT 2014-08-07
  • Booker Lowe Gallery, Texas USA 2010-01-01
  • Desert Mob exhibition, Alice Springs NT 2010-01-01