Koorreen was abuzz on Monday May 27 2013 when it was announced that Richard was to be awarded the Australian Council for the Arts – National Indigenous Arts Award 2 year Fellowship. Congratulations Richard from the Koorreen Team.
Richard travelled up to Sydney to receive the award along with his co awardees, Actor David Gulpilil (Red Ochre Award), Photographer Rhonda Dick (2013 Dreaming Award) and Glassworker Jenni Kemarre Martiniello (2 Year Fellowship), and announced that he will use the fellowship to write an “abridged version of Indigenous history from invasion to today”.
We will keep you posted
on his progress. In the meantime follow the link to read some more.