Peter Veth (with Kirriwirri "Mack" Gardener)
Peter Veth is the Ian Potter Chair in Rock Art and Professor of Archaeology at University of Western Australia. He has been involved in archaeological, ethnohistoric, ethnographic and maritime studies throughout Australia, Torres Strait, Maluku Province Indonesia, East Timor and Pitcairn Island. Beginning with surveys in the SE Kimberley and the Great Sandy Desert in 1980, he has now carried our several hundred projects, often in large multi-disciplinary teams, throughout Greater Australia. He has worked with Doug and Rebecca Bird since 1997, and has been fundamental in organizing and facilitating the Martu Ecological Anthropology project since its inception in 2000.