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The Resource Yalangbara : art of the Djang'kawu, produced in partnership with Banduk Marika and other members of the Rirratjingu clan, north-east Arnhem Land ; edited by Margie West

Yalangbara : art of the Djang'kawu, produced in partnership with Banduk Marika and other members of the Rirratjingu clan, north-east Arnhem Land ; edited by Margie West

Label
Yalangbara : art of the Djang'kawu
Title
Yalangbara
Title remainder
art of the Djang'kawu
Statement of responsibility
produced in partnership with Banduk Marika and other members of the Rirratjingu clan, north-east Arnhem Land ; edited by Margie West
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Survey of artistic works by the Marika family; Djaug'kawn story, creation story of the beginning of all Yolngu existence; four decades of political and artistic action by members of the Marika family and their relatives; interrelationship between geometric and the figurative, abstractions and representation of Yolngu art; analysis of the crayon drawings on brown paper commissioned by Ronald Berndt in 1947, subject matter, use of colour and documentation; significance of and symbolism in domestic objects, digging sticks, feathered baskets, armbands and decorations and conical mats; copyright and the unauthorised reproduction of Yolngu art on carpets; includes biographies of artists
Biography type
contains biographical information
Dewey number
704.039915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Marika, Banduk
  • West, Margaret K. C.
  • Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marika, Mawalan
  • Marika, Wandjuk
  • Yunupingu, Dhuwarrwarr
  • Marika, Banduk
  • Marika, Roy
  • Marika, Milirrpum
  • Marika, Mathaman
  • Marika, Mawalan
  • Yunupingu, Yalmay
  • Yunupingu, Jimmy Barrmula
  • Marika, Wanyubi
  • Marawili, Bakulangay
  • Baypungala, Judy
  • Berndt, Ronald M.
  • Art, Aboriginal Australian
Label
Yalangbara : art of the Djang'kawu, produced in partnership with Banduk Marika and other members of the Rirratjingu clan, north-east Arnhem Land ; edited by Margie West
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory."--T.p. verso
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 198-203
Contents
Preface / Laklak Marika -- Foreword / Banduk Marika -- Introduction / Anna Malgorzewicz -- Journey of the Djang'kawu / Marwalan 1 Marika -- The Marika family: guardians of Yalangbara, descendants of the Djag'kawu / Jennifer Isaacs -- The physical and cultural dimensions of the Yalangbara area / Geoffrey Bagshaw -- Plates: Multi-themed artwork -- Yalangbara: the paintings / Howard Morphy -- Plates: single-themed artwork -- Singing the land: the crayon drawings on brown paper collected by Roanld M. and Catherine H. Berndt / John E. Stanton -- Plates: Crayon drawings -- The sanctity of ordinary objects: material items of the Djang'kawu / Margie West -- Artists biographies - Mawalan 1 Marika - Mathaman Marika - Milirrpum Marika - Roy Dadaynga Marika - Wandjuk Marika - Dhuwarrwarr Marika - Banduk Marika - Mawalan 2 Marika - Yalmay Yunupingu - Jimmy Barrmula Yunupingu - Wanyubi Marika - Bakulangay Marawili - Judy Baypungala -- Map -- Sites -- Glossary -- Contributors -- Selected bibliography -- Acknowledgements -- Index
Control code
000043114223
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
206 p.
Governing access note
Not for inter-library loan
Isbn
9780980384673
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., ports., map
Label
Yalangbara : art of the Djang'kawu, produced in partnership with Banduk Marika and other members of the Rirratjingu clan, north-east Arnhem Land ; edited by Margie West
Publication
Note
  • "Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory."--T.p. verso
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 198-203
Contents
Preface / Laklak Marika -- Foreword / Banduk Marika -- Introduction / Anna Malgorzewicz -- Journey of the Djang'kawu / Marwalan 1 Marika -- The Marika family: guardians of Yalangbara, descendants of the Djag'kawu / Jennifer Isaacs -- The physical and cultural dimensions of the Yalangbara area / Geoffrey Bagshaw -- Plates: Multi-themed artwork -- Yalangbara: the paintings / Howard Morphy -- Plates: single-themed artwork -- Singing the land: the crayon drawings on brown paper collected by Roanld M. and Catherine H. Berndt / John E. Stanton -- Plates: Crayon drawings -- The sanctity of ordinary objects: material items of the Djang'kawu / Margie West -- Artists biographies - Mawalan 1 Marika - Mathaman Marika - Milirrpum Marika - Roy Dadaynga Marika - Wandjuk Marika - Dhuwarrwarr Marika - Banduk Marika - Mawalan 2 Marika - Yalmay Yunupingu - Jimmy Barrmula Yunupingu - Wanyubi Marika - Bakulangay Marawili - Judy Baypungala -- Map -- Sites -- Glossary -- Contributors -- Selected bibliography -- Acknowledgements -- Index
Control code
000043114223
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
206 p.
Governing access note
Not for inter-library loan
Isbn
9780980384673
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
col. ill., ports., map

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