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Ancestral: Ngurrara: The Great Sandy Desert Canvas  10 Metres x 8 metres.

Ngurrara: The Great Sandy Desert Canvas Australian Aboriginal Art Feature at the Aboriginal Art Directory. View information about Ngurrara: The Great Sandy Desert Canvas.

Bagu jinman sculptures from the Girringun Aboriginal Arts Centre.

Artists and designers merge ancient and modern at Cairns Indigenous Art Fair Image: Bagu jinman sculptures from the Girringun Aboriginal Arts Centre

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I urge the government and wider Australia to respect our Indigenous cultural knowledge base as an asset of inestimable value for Australia and the world; for building strong and healthy livelihoods for my peoples; and fostering effective empowered participation in the mainstream.

I urge the government and wider Australia to respect our Indigenous cultural knowledge base as an asset of inestimable value for Australia and the world;

These artists have the art world sitting up and taking notice.

6 Of The Best Indigeous Artists Right Now

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The great-grandson of Albert Namatjira is also taking the art world by storm but his style is markedly different.

Albert and Vincent, by Vincent Namatjira. The painting shows Vincent Namatjira in front of a portrait of his great-grandfather Albert, painted by Sir William Dargy.

A forest of barks and poles — lines, leaves, tendrils, interweaving, intersecting. A separate world, a magic realm of light in motion, curves and sharp edges, reflected brightnesses and deep shadows, shifting, changing with each new glance of the eye.

This is the art forest made by Malaluba Gumana, one of the least-known and most accomplished bark painters from the little outstation of Gangan in the eastern plateau country of Arnhem Land.


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