BOOMALLI BOARD

Euphemia Bostock

Euphemia Bostock is a proud Munanjali-Bundjalung Womand and Elder. Affectionately known as 'Phemie', she has shared her Artistic journey with us in the landscape of the Australian Art Scene. Phemie has worked across many mediums including textile, printmaking, design and sculpture from the early 1960s. Euphemia Bostock was one of ten Founding Members of Boomalli Aboriginal Artists Co-operative and has exhibited extensively in Australia and internationally. Phemie is currently the chairperson at Boomalli and is continuing to create inspiring works. Her long history of creating images ranges from travelling to Paris in 1987, as a textile and fashion designer to having her work reproduced by Australia Post in 1999 for the Design Australia Stamp Series. 

Di Yerbury

Emeritus Professor Di Yerbury, a non-Indigenous director on Boomalli's Board since 2010, was Vice-Chancellor of Macquarie University (Jan 1987-Feb 2006).  There she was also Founder/Director/Curator of its Gallery; the initiator and chair of national reviews on university museums and collections; and a champion of Indigenous education.  She was President of the Australian Vice-Chancellors' Committee, now Universities Australia (2004-5).