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They are meditating : bark paintings from the MCA's Arnott's collection. / [Catalogue editor: Linda Michael. Guest curator: Djon Mundine]
Bib ID 4236986
Format BookBook
Description The Rocks, N.S.W. : Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney, 2008 
271 p. : col. ill., col. maps. ; 29 cm. 
ISBN 9781921034237
Summary

Since the 1950s the practice of bark painting has responded to new contexts and has become increasingly pertinent to the outside world.

Notes

Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney: 14 February - 3 August 2008, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney.

Includes bibliography, biographical notes and chronological lists of artists' works.

Subjects Bark painting -- Australia -- Exhibitions.  |  Painting, Aboriginal Australian -- Exhibitions.  |  Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Exhibitions.  |  Art - Galleries.  |  Art - Painting - Bark.  |  Gunbalanya / Oenpelli (West Arnhem Land NT SD53-01)  |  Wadeye / Port Keats (Daly River NT Top End SD52-11)  |  Yirrkala (East Arnhem Land SD53-04)  |  Groote Eylandt (NT Gulf Islands SD53-07, SD53-08)  |  Maningrida (Central Arnhem Land NT SD53-02)  |  Arnhem Land (NT)
Other authors/contributors Mundine, Djon  |  Micheal, Linda  |  Museum of Contemporary Art (Sydney, N.S.W.)
Available From Museum of Contemporary Art, PO Box R1286, Royal Exchange Sydney NSW 1223 

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