Sarah Yu is co-ordinator at Nyamba Buru Yawuru and worked closely with Jimmy Edgar to produce the Yawuru Cultural Management Plan. In 2015 she curated the exhibition Lustre: Pearling & Australia at the Western Australian Museum.
Sharing country, sharing sovereignty
GR OnlineWe acknowledge our Yawuru Elders and their organisation we work with and for, who have generously given us permission to share their stories. WE LIVE IN a country where people talk daily about the spirits that reside here. These spirits...
Essaylustre: radiance or brilliance of light THERE IS ANOTHER boom-and-bust resource industry in the West, one with a long and near-forgotten history. The exploitation and artistic use of the pearl shell Pinctada maxima, one of the largest and most lustrous...