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Menagerie : contemporary indigenous sculpture / edited by Nicole Foreshew and Brian Parkes
Bib ID 4704171
Format BookBook
Description Surrey Hills, N.S.W. : Object : Australian Centre for Craft and Design ; Sydney : Australian Museum, 2009 
170 p. : col. ill., 1 map ; 28 cm. 
ISBN 9780975175972
Summary

Features 33 established and emerging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists, who have each produced outstanding sculptural works depicting a variety of animals. Menagerie includes fibre works by Yvonne Koolmatrie from South Australia; ceramics by Judith Inkamala from the Northern Territory; wood carving by Craig Koomeeta from Queensland; mixed media assemblages by Canberra-based Danie Mellor and Tasmanian artist Vicki West; work cast in bronze and aluminium by Dennis Nona from the Torres Strait Islands.

Notes

Catalogue published to coincide with an exhibition by the same name shown in Sydney, 5 September - 15th November 2009, at Object : Australia Centre for Craft and Design and Australian Museum before touring nationally.

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Sculpture, Aboriginal Australian -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.  |  Sculpture, Torres Strait Islander -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.  |  Art - Artists.  |  Art - Sculpture.  |  Technology - Fibre.  |  History - Biographies - Indigenous.  |  Art - Sculpture - Carving - Wood.
Other authors/contributors Foreshew, Nicole  |  Parkes, Brian  |  Object - Australian Centre for Craft and Design  |  Australian Museum
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Contemporary indigenous sculpture : menagerie

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