Ghost-Nets Straddle the World

Ghost-Nets Straddle the World

Posted by Jeremy Eccles | 13.06.17

There are three spin-offs from last year's exhibition, Australia: Defending the Oceans at the Heart of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art, held at the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco, currently viewable around the world. And the most exciting is at...» Read More

 

Barks Bigger than Ben Hur

Barks Bigger than Ben Hur

Posted by Jeremy Eccles | 05.06.17

The bark paintings of Australia's Aboriginal North, so easily put into the shade by the brilliant acrylics of the Deserts, are coming out into the sun. As a foretaste, the Queensland Art Gallery is bringing out Masterworks from the Janet...» Read More

 

SCHOLL'S WOMEN

SCHOLL'S WOMEN

Posted by Jeremy Eccles | 04.09.16

America continues to be challenged and delighted by Aboriginal art in ways we've forgotten in Australia – and once again it's the Debra and Dennis Scholl Collection that's setting the pace. After their 8-man show set out from Reno, Nevada...» Read More

 

Dealers v The Institutions

Dealers v The Institutions

Posted by Jeremy Eccles | 23.04.16

I recently noted that you have to go to the US these days to see considered Indigenous art shows – all in institutions, admittedly, which seem to be taking the presentation of the art more seriously than any State gallery...» Read More

 

Joe Hockey Marks the Infinite

Joe Hockey Marks the Infinite

Posted by Aboriginal Art Directory | 07.04.16

As interest in Aboriginal art continues to grow in the US, a new major exhibition of women Aboriginal artists is set to tour five distinguished museums beginning September 2016 - and it was new Australian Embassy Ambassador, Joe Hockey, who...» Read More

 

Imagined Cultures

Imagined Cultures

Posted by Aboriginal Art Directory | 11.03.16

39 Oceana objects that Indigenous peoples lived with and used between 1830 and 1950 will go on show at the Bard Graduate Centre Gallery in New York later this month in an exhibition called Frontier Shores: Collection, Entanglement, and the...» Read More

 

ALL OVER THE U.S.

ALL OVER THE U.S.

Posted by Jeremy Eccles | 19.02.16

Why is it so.....that there are more, and more considered exhibitions of Aboriginal art currently on in America than here in Australia? The recent pattern there of solid shows of collections like the Kaplan and Levi, Debra and Dennis Scholl's...» Read More