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The Resource Before time today : reinventing tradition in Aurukun Aboriginal art, edited by Sally Butler

Before time today : reinventing tradition in Aurukun Aboriginal art, edited by Sally Butler

Label
Before time today : reinventing tradition in Aurukun Aboriginal art
Title
Before time today
Title remainder
reinventing tradition in Aurukun Aboriginal art
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sally Butler
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explains how Aurukun art production absorbed the colonial impact of mission and government cultural intervention throughout the 20th century, shifting through demands for cultural display to outsiders a arts and crafts initiatives, and then providing the powerful visual symbols for the political struggles of Aurukun's Wik people
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
709.9438
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Butler, Sally
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  • Kalkeeyorta, Stan
  • Ngallametta, Mavis
  • Albert, Tony
  • Art, Aboriginal Australian
Target audience
general
Label
Before time today : reinventing tradition in Aurukun Aboriginal art, edited by Sally Butler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 156-157
Contents
Foreword / Paul Greenfield -- Preface / John von Sturmer -- Introduction / Sally Butler -- Art and Aurukun cultural history / Peter Sutton -- Tradition and change in Aurukun aesthetics / Sally Butler -- Conversations with artists / Stanley Kalkeeyorta, Mavis Ngallametta and Tony Albert -- The art of Wik politics and the politics of Wik art / David F. Martin -- Aurukun art in the Netherlands: law poles reciprocating / Georges Petitjean
Control code
000045614670
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
159 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780702238581
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Other physical details
col. ill., map, ports
System control number
(OCoLC)635024000
Label
Before time today : reinventing tradition in Aurukun Aboriginal art, edited by Sally Butler
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 156-157
Contents
Foreword / Paul Greenfield -- Preface / John von Sturmer -- Introduction / Sally Butler -- Art and Aurukun cultural history / Peter Sutton -- Tradition and change in Aurukun aesthetics / Sally Butler -- Conversations with artists / Stanley Kalkeeyorta, Mavis Ngallametta and Tony Albert -- The art of Wik politics and the politics of Wik art / David F. Martin -- Aurukun art in the Netherlands: law poles reciprocating / Georges Petitjean
Control code
000045614670
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
159 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780702238581
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Other physical details
col. ill., map, ports
System control number
(OCoLC)635024000

Library Locations

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      -35.292556 149.118617
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