The Resource The West: : contemporary basket making in Western and Central Australia, Andrew Nicholls

The West: : contemporary basket making in Western and Central Australia, Andrew Nicholls

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The West: : contemporary basket making in Western and Central Australia
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The West:
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contemporary basket making in Western and Central Australia
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Andrew Nicholls
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eng
Summary
Little evidence of woven basketry in Western Australia prior to European settlement ; the integral work of Nalda Searles in teaching fibre techniques to students at Edith Cowan University; landmark exhibition Bush Meetings and Basketry; artistic collaboration between Searles and painter Pantjiti Mary McLean; landmark re-coverings exhibition for the 1997 Festival of Perth; Ngaanyatjarra Pitjantjatjarra Yankunytjatjara Women's Council; factors influencing the spread of the fibre movement across the central Western Desert; Tjanpi commercial enterprise; sculptural fibre works; Blackstone weavers; commissioned works; Manguri Weaving, Seven Sisters and Trust exhibitions; spread of techniques to the Martu communities across the Pilbara; workshops through Western Desert Puntukurnuparna Aboriginal Corporation's Community Development Employment Program; pricing and certificates of authenticity; use of coloured wool; regional identities; makers are unique because of their materials of choice
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  • Searles, Nalda May
  • McLean, Pantjiti Mary
  • Winsley, Joyce
  • Riley, Jean
  • Riley, Elizabeth
  • Patterson, Nellie
  • Purich, Thisbe
  • Glencross, Renita
  • Hali, Philomena
  • Stern, Rochelle
  • Raffin, Niki
  • Benson, Kantjupal
  • Lewis, Nyinika
  • Girgiba, Kumpaya
  • Bidu, Ngamaru
  • Danishewsky, Margaret
  • Gray, Cynthia
  • Bott, Janine McAullay
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The West: : contemporary basket making in Western and Central Australia, Andrew Nicholls
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