Posted by Aboriginal Art Directory | 26.09.08
Gallery: Koorie Heritage Trust Cultural Centre
Dates: 12.10.08 : 12.10.08
3rd Annual Aboriginal Art Charity Auction, 12th October 2008 @6pm, Melbourne Australia: Koorie Heritage Trust presents ‘gnokan danna murra kor-ki’ = ‘give me your hand my friend’.
Over 100 significant artworks collected from community art centres, artists and commercial galleries all over Australia - keeping the culture alive. Earthy barks, feathered morning star poles, brilliantly coloured canvases, sculpture and a Possum Skin Cloak to be auctioned at Deutscher and Hackett, 105 Commercial Road, South Yarra.
Proceeds will support the Koorie Heritage Trust programs which protect, preserve and promote South Eastern Australian indigenous culture.
Free viewings open Thursday 9 to Saturday 11 October 11am to 5pm and Sunday 12 October 11am to 1pm before the Auction starts at 6pm at Deutscher and Hackett Auction Gallery, 105 Commercial Road, South Yarra.
Auction Sunday 12 October 2008, all welcome from 5pm, Auction starts 6pm at Deutscher and Hackett Gallery, 105 Commercial Road, South Yarra.
Online catalogue can be viewed at www.koorieheritagetrust.com
As a signatory to the Indigenous Art Code we are committed to ethical and transparent business dealings with Indigenous visual artists and abide by the standards set out in the Code.