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Reef and Rainforest - An Aboriginal Voice Through Art and Story

Reef and Rainforest - An Aboriginal Voice Through Art and Story

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Inspired by life on the reefs and adjoining rainforest surrounding his home in North Queensland, local artist Munganbana Norman Miller presents over 200 of his artistic works. As you turn the pages of this book, you will notice the greens... » Read More

 

Telstra NATSIAA Celebrating 25 Years

Telstra NATSIAA Celebrating 25 Years

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This book celebrates 25 years of the Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards, held each year at the Museum and Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT). Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards is the... » Read More

 

Serious Whitefella Stuff: When solutions became the problem in Indigenous affairs

Serious Whitefella Stuff: When solutions became the problem in Indigenous affairs

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See Nicholas Rothwell's review of this book - a must read. Edited by Nicolas Peterson and Fred Myers, and includes a chapter by Jan Altman about his friendship with Arnhem Land painter John Mawurndjul.... » Read More

 

The Streets of Papunya, The Reinvention of Papunya Painting

The Streets of Papunya, The Reinvention of Papunya Painting

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Capturing the fruits of author Vivien Johnson's heroic pursuit of the foundation history of Aboriginal art in Australia (and accompanied by an exhibition, touring nationally (except for the NT)), The Streets of Papunya, The Reinvention of Papunya Painting is a... » Read More

 

People On Country

People On Country

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People on Country: Vital Landscapes, Indigenous Futures draws on a diversity of perspectives to document a significant social and environmental movement that is quietly gathering momentum across this vast Indigenous estate. This series of essays, drawn from a pioneering collaboration... » Read More

 

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