The Power of Place: Paintings and Sculpture from the Eastern Desert at Tandanya, Adelaide

Posted by Aboriginal Art Directory | 03.03.08

A celebration of Land - a vibrant spiritual landscape - seen through the art of the Anmatyarr and Alyawarr people of the Eastern Desert region, NT.

Power of Place includes exciting new iconographic and geometric ceremonial paintings and artifacts from the Elders - Cowboy Louie Pwerle, Freddy Kngwarreye Jones, Charlie Petyarre Jones, Alec Peterson and Sandy Pitjara Hunter - honouring the ancient and enduring ideology of the Dreaming (Altyerre).

Song, dance, body and story – the media of the Women’s Law - are explored in the paintings from the Bush Women –Kathleen Ngala, Susan Pitjara Hunter, Joy Kngwarreye Jones, Sarah Kngwarrye Morton, Dolly Petyarre Mills, Angeline Pwerle Ngala, Annie Pitjara Hunter.

URL: http://www.utopianaboriginalart.com.au/news/2008/03/exhibition_at_tandanya_adelaid.php


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Gallery: Eastern Desert Art
Contact: Sonja Chalmers
Email: info@utopianaboriginalart.com.au
Telephone: +618 8956 9433
Address: MacDonald Downs, PMB 5 Alice Springs Alice Springs 0872 NT

 

 

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