Japinka Gallery’s final 2017 Exhibition opened on 10 November 2017
“Japingka Gallery has proudly exhibited artworks in association with the very remote Spinifex Arts Project at Tjuntjuntjara (some 550 kms to the east of Kalgoorlie), for over 15 years and this special, major Exhibition which many of the Artists will attend marks a pivotal turning point in the lives of all those living and based at Tjuntjuntjara and the surrounding Great Victoria Desert.”
Art Mob launched their Tasmanian Talent exhibition on Friday 3 November 2017.
“It’s our most comprehensive and strongest group exhibition of our Tasmanian Aboriginal artists in 15 years. The exhibition is hanging now and looking gorgeous! Many of the pieces have been produced especially for this showcase exhibition.”
Some of the artists were there to to officially launch the exhibition!
The spine of our stories brings together the choreographic talents of Bangarra dancers Elma Kris & Nicola Sabatino (Whistler); Kaine Sultan-Babij (Place); and Bangarra foundation member and Yolngu songman Djakapurra Munyarryun.
24 November – 2 December 2017
“Sarrita King & Tarisse King share an Indigenous heritage connected to Gurrindji culture at Wave Hill in Central Northern Territory. They share this through their father’s line and combine this with their own upbringing in Darwin and Adelaide, and through travelling the continent and experiencing the great diversity it provides.”
22 September 2017 – 31 October 2017
Aboriginal Art Gallery in Rotterdam is opening a new location.
It’s also the grand opening of their new Gallery in Rotterdam and 10 year anniversary as an Aboriginal Art Gallery. The Australian Ambassador in the Netherlands will do the honour of opening the new Gallery officially! ‘Dreamings’ will be the first exhibition in the new space which will display how different Australian Indigenous art is. Some work from individual artists like the King Sisters, Arkeria Rose Armstrong and Chantelle Nampijinpa Robertson from Warlukurlangu and some work from Warmun and Maningrida and Injalak.
Opening weekend on 7 and 8 October in the new gallery!
Anna Price Petyarre and Dulcie Long Pula are two of Utopia’s most promising artist. This exhibition showcases their intricate expression of land, country and culture and includes brand new works from both artists.
23 September 2017 – 22 October 2017
“Central Art has put together a striking exhibition featuring thirteen beautiful works from Pintupi artists.Before becoming integral to the foundation of the Aboriginal Art movement from Papunya in the 1970s, the Pintupi were displaced from their country.The Pintupi remain some of the most traditional people in Australia.”
Mick England’s first solo exhibition.
13 October 2017 – 27 October 2017
BOAA will be a Visual Arts Festival, showcasing over 150 of Australia’s most innovative contemporary artists from across Australia. Ballarat will come alive with large and intimate scaled projects in over 50 different indoor/outdoor locations. Six ‘Art Villages’ will be activated across the city, providing exciting daytime and nighttime experiences. BOAA will tell stories of our past, present and future.
21 September 2017 – 6 November 2017
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$400,000 has been allocated by the Coalition to strengthen regional cultural ties, starting with an Indigenous project.
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