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Fluent : Emily Kame Kngwarreye, Yvonne Koolmatrie, Judy Watson : XLVII esposizione internazionale d'arte La Biennale di Venezia 1997
Bib ID 50249
Format BookBook
Author
Kngwarreye, Emily Kame, approximately 1910-1996
 
Description Sydney, N.S.W. : Art Gallery of New South Wales, c1997 
51 p. : col. ill., map, ports. ; 33 cm. 
ISBN 0731304039
Summary

Exhibition catalogue of the works of three women artists, which reflects the diversity of Aboriginal art practice but also highlights the connections shared by these artists; Emily Kame Kngwarreye, senior artist from Utopia uses the motif of the stripe; Yvonne Koolmatrie, a leading weaver is responsible for the revival of the Ngarrindjeri technique; Judy Watson, Waanyi artist based in Sydney, art reflects urban upringing and ancestral heritage.

Notes

Text by Hetti Perkins.

"This exhibition has been supported by the Art Gallery of New South Wales, [with] the assistance of Boomalli Aboriginal Artists Cooperative and the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission ... and assisted by the Australia Council."

Includes bibliographical references.

Parallel text in English and Italian.

Subjects Kngwarreye, Emily Kame, approximately 1910-1996 -- Exhibitions.  |  Watson, Judy, 1959- -- Exhibitions.  |  Koolmatrie, Yvonne -- Exhibitions.  |  Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Exhibitions.  |  Art, Australian -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.  |  Art - Economic aspects - Markets - Market places.  |  Art - Catalogues.  |  Art - Artists.  |  Art - Exhibitions.
Other authors/contributors Perkins, Hetti, 1965-  |  Watson, Judy, 1959-  |  Koolmatrie, Yvonne  |  Art Gallery of New South Wales  |  Australia Council  |  Australia. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission  |  Boomalli Aboriginal Artists Cooperative  |  Biennale di Venezia 1997)
Exhibited Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Australian Pavilion, 47th Venice Biennale, 15 June - 9 November 1997, then touring Australia from January 1988 at the Art Gallery of New South Wales and 5 other venues. 

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