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Marking the infinite : contemporary women artists from Aboriginal Australia : from the Debra and Dennis Scholl Collection : Nonggirrnga Marawili, Wintjiya Napaltjarri, Yukultji Napangati, Angelina Pwerle, Carlene West, Regina Pilawuk Wilson, Lena Yarinkura, Gulumbu Yunupingu, Nyapanyapa Yunupingu / edited by Henry F. Skerritt ; with contributions by Tina Baum, Anne Marie Brody, John Carty, Rachel Kent, Howard Morphy, JoAnne Northrup, Hetti Perkins, Cara Pinchbeck, Sarita Quinlivan, Henry F. Skerritt, Elina Spilia, Will Stubbs, Suzette Wearne
Bib ID 7290234
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Description Reno, NV : Nevada Museum of Art ; Munich, [Germany] : DelMonico Books-Prestel, 2016 
184 pages (some folded) : colour illustrations, portraits (some colour) ; 28 cm 
ISBN 9783791355917 (hardback)

A lively, in-depth look at nine women on the vanguard of Aboriginal Australian art. This book explores women artists who are at the forefront of the Aboriginal arts movement in Australia.


Published to accompany the exhibition Marking the Infinite: Contemporary Women Artists from Aboriginal Australia, held at Newcomb Art Museum, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, September 6, 2016-January 1, 2017, Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum, Florida International University, Miami, FL, January 28-May 7, 2017, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, AZ, September 23, 2017-January 21, 2018, Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV, February 17-May 13, 2018, The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC, June 2-September 9, 2018, and Museum of Anthropology, The University of British Columbia, BC, November 1, 2018-February 24, 2019.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 178-179)

Subjects Marawili, Nonggirrnga -- Exhibitions.  |  Napaltjarri, Wintjiya -- Exhibitions.  |  Napangati, Yukultji -- Exhibitions.  |  Pwerle, Angelina -- Exhibitions.  |  West, Carlene -- Exhibitions.  |  Wilson, Regina Pilawuk -- Exhibitions.  |  Yarinkura, Lena -- Exhibitions.  |  Yunupingu, Gulumbu -- Exhibitions.  |  Yunupingu, Nyapanyapa -- Exhibitions.  |  Scholl, Debra (Debra Sue) -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.  |  Scholl, Dennis -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.  |  Art, Aboriginal Australian -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.  |  Women artists, Aboriginal Australian -- Exhibitions.  |  Art - Theory and criticism.  |  Art - Artists - Women.  |  Art - Painting.  |  Art - Exhibitions.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Skerritt, Henry F., 1979-, editor  |  Baum, Tina  |  Brody, Annemarie, 1948-  |  Carty, John, 1977-  |  Kent, Rachel  |  Morphy, Howard  |  Northrup, JoAnne  |  Perkins, Hetti, 1965-  |  Pinchbeck, Cara  |  Quinlivan, Sarita  |  Skerritt, Henry F., 1979-  |  Spilia, Elina  |  Stubbs, Will  |  Wearne, Suzette  |  Newcomb Art Museum, host institution  |  Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, host institution  |  Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, host institution  |  Nevada Museum of Art, host institution  |  Phillips Collection, host institution  |  University of British Columbia. Museum of Anthropology


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