Eddy is an international renowned artist and a local Wilcannia Man part of the Bakandji (which means river people) tribe. Eddy draws on the land and its history for inspiration to create his works and has built an amazing catalogue of painting, carvings, engravings didgeridoos and boomerangs. Eddy will be based at Warrawong on the Darling, with a studio and gallery located on-site.
" This painting shows a waterbird landing in the muddy water of a billabong, to look for food in the weeds, bushes and deep waterholes."
" This painting depicts a Water Bird and a Turtle swimming and hunting in the lower part of the river. The circles shown represent whirlpools"
" This painting shows river fish swimming and searching for food. These fish were a Bakandji well sought after dish for our tribe, the River People. Our people used rocks in the shallow part of the river to trap the fish".
River Gathering (2010, acrylic on canvas) ants travel to the waterholes and rivers