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The Resource Contemporary Aboriginal art : the AAMU and Dutch collections, Georges Petitjean ; [translated by Anne Paret]

Contemporary Aboriginal art : the AAMU and Dutch collections, Georges Petitjean ; [translated by Anne Paret]

Label
Contemporary Aboriginal art : the AAMU and Dutch collections
Title
Contemporary Aboriginal art
Title remainder
the AAMU and Dutch collections
Statement of responsibility
Georges Petitjean ; [translated by Anne Paret]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides a clear, contemporary and engaging analysis of Aboriginal art, its importance and history. It includes chapters on art from the Western Desert, Arnhem Land, Kimberley and other centres, plus detailed texts and images on Emily, Paddy Bedford, and others
Cataloging source
NJB
Dewey number
704.039915094
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Contemporary Aboriginal art : the AAMU and Dutch collections, Georges Petitjean ; [translated by Anne Paret]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Foreword / Hans Sondaal -- Introduction: a place for contemporary Aboriginal art : Aboriginal art, the collection, the catalogue -- The first Australians: culture, art amd diplomacy: the first Australians, contact - Terra Nullius, political struggle, the politics of assimilation, reconciliation -- Western Desert art - art in Central Australia: sources, precursors, Papunya, the seminal years, the development of Papunya painting, individual authorship, the dispersion of Western Desert art, Yuendumu, Mina Mina Jukurrpa, Lajamanu, Balgo, Utopia, Emily Kame Kngwarreye, Haasts Bluff, Minyima Tjukurrpa, new developments in Western Desert art, some considerations on Western Desert art -- Arnhem Land: rock art, bark paintings, two visual communication systems, West Arnhem Land, John Mawurndjul, Central Arnhem Land, Northeast Arnhem Land, Shimmer, New figuration -- Kimberley:Warmun school of painting, Fitzroy Crossing, Paddy Bedford -- Tiwi Islands: Pukumani -- North Queensland, Cape York Peninsula and the Torres Strait Islands: Aurukun, innovation within tradition, Torres Strait Islands, Law poles from Aurukun -- Far away, nearby: city-based artists -- Aboriginal art in Europe: the AAMU in perspective: Aboriginal art in Europe, The AAMU : a museum on the periphery -- General literature list -- A few terms relating to Aboriginal culture and art: Aboriginal/Indigenous, Dreamings/Dreamtime, art/artist, kinship/skin name system -- Timeline
Control code
000046278544
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
159 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Isbn
9789053497883
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., map, ports
System control number
(OCoLC)683399670
Label
Contemporary Aboriginal art : the AAMU and Dutch collections, Georges Petitjean ; [translated by Anne Paret]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Foreword / Hans Sondaal -- Introduction: a place for contemporary Aboriginal art : Aboriginal art, the collection, the catalogue -- The first Australians: culture, art amd diplomacy: the first Australians, contact - Terra Nullius, political struggle, the politics of assimilation, reconciliation -- Western Desert art - art in Central Australia: sources, precursors, Papunya, the seminal years, the development of Papunya painting, individual authorship, the dispersion of Western Desert art, Yuendumu, Mina Mina Jukurrpa, Lajamanu, Balgo, Utopia, Emily Kame Kngwarreye, Haasts Bluff, Minyima Tjukurrpa, new developments in Western Desert art, some considerations on Western Desert art -- Arnhem Land: rock art, bark paintings, two visual communication systems, West Arnhem Land, John Mawurndjul, Central Arnhem Land, Northeast Arnhem Land, Shimmer, New figuration -- Kimberley:Warmun school of painting, Fitzroy Crossing, Paddy Bedford -- Tiwi Islands: Pukumani -- North Queensland, Cape York Peninsula and the Torres Strait Islands: Aurukun, innovation within tradition, Torres Strait Islands, Law poles from Aurukun -- Far away, nearby: city-based artists -- Aboriginal art in Europe: the AAMU in perspective: Aboriginal art in Europe, The AAMU : a museum on the periphery -- General literature list -- A few terms relating to Aboriginal culture and art: Aboriginal/Indigenous, Dreamings/Dreamtime, art/artist, kinship/skin name system -- Timeline
Control code
000046278544
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
159 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Isbn
9789053497883
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., map, ports
System control number
(OCoLC)683399670

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