The Resource True stories : art of the East Kimberley

True stories : art of the East Kimberley

Label
True stories : art of the East Kimberley
Title
True stories
Title remainder
art of the East Kimberley
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'True Stories: Art of the East Kimberley' was a 2003/04 exhibition of work of artists (predominantly Gidja) from the East Kimberley region of Western Australia, featuring eighty paintings, sculptures and works on paper from about 1976; leaflet argues need to implicitly understand that the paintings refer to events, people and places relating to the artists; landscape and seasons; Gidja story of creation of rainstones (diamonds); styles and influences on styles; discusses work and background of artists and stories and motifs reflected in their work; argues East Kimberley artists paint as part of an economic enterprise but have retained and maintained their culture while doing so
Cataloging source
NUN:A
Dewey number
759.994
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
ND1101
LC item number
.T78 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Watson, Ken
  • Art Gallery of New South Wales
  • Yiribana Gallery of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Painting, Australian
  • Painting, Aboriginal Australian
  • Painting, Australian
Label
True stories : art of the East Kimberley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • Essay by Ken Watson, Assistant Curator, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art
  • "Yiribana Gallery of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art, 11 January - 27 April 2003"
Contents
Artists: Goody Barrett (12) -- Paddy Bedford (5, 8) -- Jack Britten, Paddy Carlton, Betty Carrington (9) -- Paddy Jaminji, Hector Jandany (2) -- Mabel Juli, Queenie McKenzie, George Mung Mung, Patrick Mung Mung (6, 13) Lena Nyadbi (3, 14) -- Peggy Patrick (11) -- Rusty Peters (1, 4) -- Billy Thomas, Rover Thomas, Freddie Timms (4, 7,10) -- Timmy Timms, George Wallaby
Control code
000024552737
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
1 folded sheet (8 pages)
Other physical details
coloured illustrations
Label
True stories : art of the East Kimberley
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • Essay by Ken Watson, Assistant Curator, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art
  • "Yiribana Gallery of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art, 11 January - 27 April 2003"
Contents
Artists: Goody Barrett (12) -- Paddy Bedford (5, 8) -- Jack Britten, Paddy Carlton, Betty Carrington (9) -- Paddy Jaminji, Hector Jandany (2) -- Mabel Juli, Queenie McKenzie, George Mung Mung, Patrick Mung Mung (6, 13) Lena Nyadbi (3, 14) -- Peggy Patrick (11) -- Rusty Peters (1, 4) -- Billy Thomas, Rover Thomas, Freddie Timms (4, 7,10) -- Timmy Timms, George Wallaby
Control code
000024552737
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
1 folded sheet (8 pages)
Other physical details
coloured illustrations

Library Locations

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