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Contemporary aboriginal art : a guide to the rebirth of an ancient culture / Susan McCulloch
Bib ID 2053476
Format BookBook
Author
McCulloch, Susan
 
Description St Leonards, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 1999 
240 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm. 
ISBN 1864486317
Summary

Places in historical and cultural perspective - Growth of the Aboriginal art movement in Arnhem Land, the Central Desert and the Kimberley - Developments in urban areas - Biographies of major artists - Directory of Arts Centres and Art Galleries - Clifford Possum Tjapaltjari - Rover Thomas - Emily Kame Kngwarreye - Jimmy Pike - Ginger Riley Munduwalawala - Honey ant dreaming - Symbols used in Central & Western Desert paintings.

Notes

Includes bibliography (p. 225-227) and index.

Subjects Art, Aboriginal Australian.  |  Art, Australian -- Aboriginal artists.  |  Art - Rock art.  |  Art - Ceramics.  |  Art - Painting - Bark.  |  Art - Sculpture.  |  Art - Print and printmaking.  |  Art - Textiles - Batik.  |  Art - Painting - Acrylic.  |  Art - Economic aspects - Markets - Market places.  |  Art - Urban art.  |  Arnhem Land (NT)  |  Yermalner / Melville Island (NT SC52-16)  |  Ikuntji / Haasts Bluff (South Central NT SF52-16)  |  Pukatja / Ernabella (SA Central Australia SG53-09)  |  Kalumburu (WA Drysdale East Kimberley SD52-09)  |  Utopia (South Central NT SF53-10)  |  Yuendumu (South Central NT SF52-12)  |  Lajamanu / Hooker Creek (Central NT SE52-08, SE52-12)  |  Elcho Island (East Arnhem Land NT SC53-15, SD53-03)  |  Bathurst Island (NT SC52-15)  |  Yirrkala (East Arnhem Land SD53-04)  |  Papunya (South Central NT SF52-16)  |  Gunbalanya / Oenpelli (West Arnhem Land NT SD53-01)  |  Ntaria / Hermannsburg (South Central NT SF53-13)  |  Ramingining (Central Arnhem Land SD53-02)  |  Maningrida (Central Arnhem Land NT SD53-02)  |  Balgo / Wirrimanu (Central WA Tanami Desert SF52-02)  |  Ngukurr (NT Top End Roper SD53-10)  |  Warmun / Turkey Creek (WA East Kimberley SE52-06)  |  Fitzroy Crossing (WA West Kimberley SE51-12)

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