Palurn Harry Bullen
Born: about 1923
Language Group(s): Walmajarri, Juwaliny
Art Centre(s): Yulparija Artists
CSR Project role: Artist, contributor
Skin Group: Panaka
Biography: Born near the Canning Stock Route, Parlurn grew up in the Country around Wirnpa. As a young man, he met a droving team at Wajaparni (Well 38). He later moved to Anna Plains station, where he worked as a stockman, helping to build the station’s roads, fences and windmills. He began painting in Broome, and his paintings of Wirnpa are held in various national collections.
Photographer: Tim Acker
Photograph date: 2009
Photography copyright: © FORM
Source: Images - Catalogue
Accession ID: 20131016_FORM_MIRA_B0090_0094
Provenance: This material is sourced from Ngurra Kuju Walyja — the Canning Stock Route Project, which was initiated in 2006 by FORM and developed in partnership with Birriliburu, Kayili, KALACC, Mangkaja, Martumili, Ngurra, Papunya Tula, Paruku IPA, Warlayirti and Yulparija artists and art centres.