Wikipedia Indigenous Australian art

Resource Information:
Website: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Australian_Aboriginal_art
Contact: Wikipedia

The wikipedia entry about Australian Aboriginal Art talks about traditional Australian Indigenous Art including:

Body Painting
Funerary Art
Rock Painting
Bark painting
Aerial desert "country" landscapes
Rock Engravings
Stone Arrangements
Carvings and sculpture
Weaving and String-Art
Religious and cultural aspects of Aboriginal art
Graffiti and other destructive influences

The article then talks about Contemporary Indigenous Art, including:

Modern Aboriginal Artists
Papunya Tula and "Dot Painting"
Exploitation of Artists
Fraud
Australian Senate Inquiry into Australia's Indigenous Visual Arts and Craft Sector


The following art centres are referenced:

Aboriginal Art Organisation
ANKAA
Warlayirti Artists
Bula'Bula Arts
Desart
Elcho Island
Ernabella Arts
Hermannsburg Potters
Ikuntji
Irrunytju Arts
Iwantja Arts
Keringke Arts
Mangkaja
Maningrida Arts
Maruku Arts
Merrepen Arts
Milingimbi Arts
Mimi Arts
Ngukurr Arts
Papunya Tula
Titjikala
Tjanpi Aboriginal Baskets
Tiwi Island Artists
Waralungku Arts
Warlukurlangu Artists
Warmun Gija Artists
Waringarri Aboriginal Arts
Yirrkala - Buku-Larrngay Artists

 

 


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