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Karnta : aboriginal women's art / edited by Chris McGuigan
Bib ID 1181592
Format BookBook
Description Westgate, N.S.W. : Redback Graphix (layout and design), [1987] 
27 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm. 
Summary

Describes women's role in the Aboriginal art movement in the Northern Territory; their move from crafts to painting; production of commercialized art; provides pictures and information on art and artists from Fregon and Ernabella (Pitjantjatjara people), Yuendumu (Walpiri), Utopia Station, Bathurst and Melville Islands (Tiwi), Maningrida, Katherine, Balgo Broome and Kununurra.

Notes

Exhibition held: Esplanade Gallery, Darwin, 7-21 Sept. 1987; Aldgate Galleries, Adelaide, 27 Sept.-11 Oct. 1987; Aboriginal Arts Centre, Sydney, 2-23 Oct. 1987; Birrukmarri Gallery, Fremantle, 7-28 Nov. 1987.

Exhibition organised by Association of Northern and Central Australian Aboriginal Artists.

Subjects Women artists -- Northern Territory -- Exhibitions.  |  Women, Aboriginal Australian -- Exhibitions.  |  Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Exhibitions.  |  Art - Artists - Women.  |  Art - Economic aspects - Markets - Market places.  |  Enterprises - Arts and crafts.  |  Art - Crafts.  |  Katherine (NT Top End SD53-09)  |  Balgo / Wirrimanu (Central WA Tanami Desert SF52-02)  |  Northern Territory (NT)  |  Wupipi / Broome (WA West Kimberley SE51-06)  |  Bathurst Island (NT SC52-15)  |  Yermalner / Melville Island (NT SC52-16)  |  Utopia (South Central NT SF53-10)  |  Yuendumu (South Central NT SF52-12)  |  Pukatja / Ernabella (SA Central Australia SG53-09)  |  Kaltjiti / Fregon (SA Central Australia SG53-09)  |  Maningrida (Central Arnhem Land NT SD53-02)  |  Kununurra (WA East Kimberley SD52-14)
Other authors/contributors McGuigan, Chris  |  Association of Northern and Central Australian Aboriginal Artists  |  Esplanade Gallery  |  Aldgate Galleries  |  Aboriginal Arts Centre  |  Birrukmarri Gallery  |  Karnta, aboriginal women as artists (1987)

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