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The Resource Dreamings : a forecourt for a parliament : an exhibition of works by artists of the Western Desert

Dreamings : a forecourt for a parliament : an exhibition of works by artists of the Western Desert

Label
Dreamings : a forecourt for a parliament : an exhibition of works by artists of the Western Desert
Title
Dreamings
Title remainder
a forecourt for a parliament : an exhibition of works by artists of the Western Desert
Title variation
An exhibition of works by artists of the Western Desert
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Exhibition catalogue of paintings by five artists commissioned to provide paintings as the basis for the mosaic on the Forecourt of Parliament House, Canberra; discusses the concept of the Forecourt mosaic and the brief to the artists; incudes symbols used in Papunya paintings and brief biographies of the five artists; relationship between dot painting, sand and body painting an Dreaming events; composition and fabrication of the mosaic and the granite used
Cataloging source
ANL:NR
Dewey number
704.039915
Government publication
federal national government publication
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Australia
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  • Nelson Jagamara, Michael
  • Possum Tjapaltjarri, Clifford
  • Tjampitjinpa, Maxie
  • Tjungurrayi, Paddy Carroll
  • Tjungurrayi, Two Bob
  • Parliament House (Canberra, A.C.T.)
  • Parliament House (Canberra, A.C.T.)
  • Art, Aboriginal Australian
  • Art, Aboriginal Australian
Label
Dreamings : a forecourt for a parliament : an exhibition of works by artists of the Western Desert
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Introduction by Louise Dauth
  • "Parliament House, Canberra, 3 March to 30 April 1997."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000013027973
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
20 p.
Isbn
9780642266859
Other physical details
col. ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)38597948
Label
Dreamings : a forecourt for a parliament : an exhibition of works by artists of the Western Desert
Publication
Note
  • Introduction by Louise Dauth
  • "Parliament House, Canberra, 3 March to 30 April 1997."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000013027973
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
20 p.
Isbn
9780642266859
Other physical details
col. ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)38597948

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