The Resource The power of colour, Susan McCulloch

The power of colour, Susan McCulloch

Label
The power of colour
Title
The power of colour
Statement of responsibility
Susan McCulloch
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Elders of Bidyadanga use of bold and vibrant colours in their art; Eastern Desert artist Minni Pwerle; the artists of Wangkajunka starting to paint on canvas; Alice Spring's Araluen Arts Centre Desert Mob art exhibition; involvement of communities such as Keringke, Julalikari, Hermmansburg, Ikuntji, Irruntju; collectors' enthusiasm about these new works; exhibition at Gallery Gondwana 'The Power of Colourfield' featuring works from the Bidyadanga, Mangkaja and Lockhart River communities; initial responses to use of colour by Jimmy Pike in the 1980s; the significance of colour in Aboriginal art; first major retrospective of artist Ginger Riley Munduwalawala; history of strong colouration by Aboriginal artists such as Albert Namatjira; use of colour by the Warlpiri artists at Yuendumu and people at Balgo Hills in the Western Desert; colour combinations of Emily Kame Kngwarreye; resistance to colour work; the colour of the desert; Christie's advisor on Aboriginal art putting together Aboriginal art sale around colour; older artists more confident in the use of colour; sale of new Tommy Watson paintings at auction; demand for this style of work
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Cataloging source
AIAS
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McCulloch, Susan
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Pwerle, Minnie
  • Pike, Jimmy
  • Lali, Premont
  • Ryan, Judith
  • Munduwalawala, Ginger Riley
  • Namatjira, Albert
  • Nampitjin, Eubena
  • Kngwarreye, Emily Kame
  • Anderson, Vivian
  • Dennison, Shaun
  • Hobson, Samantha
  • Namok, Rosella
  • Omeenyo, Fiona
  • Fencer, Lorna Napurrula
  • Napangardi Watson, Maggie
  • Napangardi Watson, Judy
  • Napangardi Jones, Peggy
  • Watson, Tommy
  • Colour in art
Label
The power of colour, Susan McCulloch
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The power of colour, Susan McCulloch
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
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