NEWS: Australia's First Memorial in Honor of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Service Men and Women

ArtAsiaPacific
Nov 26, 2013 7:52AM

With his winning design submission, Sydney-based artist Tony Albert will install Yininmadyemi – Thou Didst Let Fall, the first memorial sculpture in Australia to honor the military service of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men and women. According to the artist, this “long overdue and necessary” monument will be revealed on Anzac Day 2015 in Sydney’s Hyde Park, coinciding with the centenary of Australia’s entry into World War I.

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