The Resource The wizards of oz: : nation, state and the production of Aboriginal fine art, Fred R. Myers

The wizards of oz: : nation, state and the production of Aboriginal fine art, Fred R. Myers

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The wizards of oz: : nation, state and the production of Aboriginal fine art
Title
The wizards of oz:
Title remainder
nation, state and the production of Aboriginal fine art
Statement of responsibility
Fred R. Myers
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the origins, history and the factors affecting the development of Aboriginal art as a commercial product - particularly Western Desert acrylic painting; role of government and the broader social changes - influence of the managerialist and nationalist perspectives of Aboriginality; the development of an art as an industry and its relation to contemporary Aboriginal art production - market diversification, stratification and control (role of dealers and galleries), over production, conflicting market positions (tourist, ethnographic, decorative, high art) and the challenges to authenticity
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1948-
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Myers, Fred R.
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Papunya Tula Artists
Label
The wizards of oz: : nation, state and the production of Aboriginal fine art, Fred R. Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 315-340
Extent
p. 165-204
Label
The wizards of oz: : nation, state and the production of Aboriginal fine art, Fred R. Myers
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 315-340
Extent
p. 165-204

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