The Resource Story place : Indigenous art of Cape York and the rainforest at the Queensland Art Gallery, Susan Rothnie

Story place : Indigenous art of Cape York and the rainforest at the Queensland Art Gallery, Susan Rothnie

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Story place : Indigenous art of Cape York and the rainforest at the Queensland Art Gallery
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Story place
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Indigenous art of Cape York and the rainforest at the Queensland Art Gallery
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Susan Rothnie
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First major survey of historical and contemporary Indigenous art from Queensland's far north; exhibition has about three hundred works by eighty artists, from nineteenth century to works commissioned for the exhibition; areas of great diversity of languages systems, communities and culture represented; brief outline of area's geography and history; artists explain meaning and significance of works via videotaped interviews, information panels and leaflets; wide range of art works in Exhibition; discusses problem of providing cultural background for viewers understanding without making exhibition one of a material culture rather than art display; effects of relationships between the dominant and marginalised cultures on exhibition
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Story place : Indigenous art of Cape York and the rainforest at the Queensland Art Gallery, Susan Rothnie
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Story place : Indigenous art of Cape York and the rainforest at the Queensland Art Gallery, Susan Rothnie
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    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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