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The Resource Crossing country : the alchemy of western Arnhem Land art

Crossing country : the alchemy of western Arnhem Land art

Label
Crossing country : the alchemy of western Arnhem Land art
Title
Crossing country
Title remainder
the alchemy of western Arnhem Land art
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Published in conjunction with an exhibition at the Art Gallery of NSW this large scale book with 140 colour images including some of the oldest bark paintings in existence as well as sculpture, weaving and works on paper chronicles the development of Arnhem Land's unique artistic and cultural traditions
Cataloging source
NSWA
Dewey number
709.94
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • catalogs
  • bibliography
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  • 1965-
  • 1954-
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  • Perkins, Hetti
  • Altman, Jon C.
  • Maningrida Arts and Culture
  • Art Gallery of New South Wales
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  • Art, Aboriginal Australian
  • Artists, Aboriginal Australian
Target audience
general
Label
Crossing country : the alchemy of western Arnhem Land art
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Curatorial editor, Hetti Perkins ; contributions by Jon Altman ... [et al.]
  • Published to accompany the exhibition held at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 24 September - 12 December 2004
  • Includes index
  • "This is the first major exhibition devoted to the art and artists of the communities to the west of Maningrida, and demonstrates the diversity of media, from bark paintings to fibre works, characteristic of the region."--p. 12
  • "... [presented] in collaboration with Maningrida Arts and Culture (MAC), the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) and the Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research (CAEPR) of the Australian National University."--Acknowledgements
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 235-237
Control code
000026236269
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
240 p.
Isbn
9780734763594
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), map, ports.
Label
Crossing country : the alchemy of western Arnhem Land art
Publication
Note
  • Curatorial editor, Hetti Perkins ; contributions by Jon Altman ... [et al.]
  • Published to accompany the exhibition held at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 24 September - 12 December 2004
  • Includes index
  • "This is the first major exhibition devoted to the art and artists of the communities to the west of Maningrida, and demonstrates the diversity of media, from bark paintings to fibre works, characteristic of the region."--p. 12
  • "... [presented] in collaboration with Maningrida Arts and Culture (MAC), the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) and the Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research (CAEPR) of the Australian National University."--Acknowledgements
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 235-237
Control code
000026236269
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
240 p.
Isbn
9780734763594
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), map, ports.

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