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'Ngaminya' Aboriginal Australian Art
Yinarupa Nnagala is a second generation Papunya Tula artist. She has been painting since 1996 and in 2009 was the winner of the Telstra and Torres Straight Islander Award for Mukala,...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Acrylic

'Janganpa Jukurrpa' Aboriginal Australian Art
Steven Jupurrurla Nelson was born in 1978 in Alice Springs and has been a life long resident of Yuendumu, a remote Aboriginal community north west of Alice Springs. Steven began pain...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Acrylic

'My Mothers Country' Aboriginal Australian Art
Born on Brundy Station in the region of Utopia, Barbara Weir’s mother was Minnie Pwerle, a very well regarded artist. She was taken from her family and fostered out, until the 1960’s...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Abstract Paintings

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Acrylic

Australian Aboriginal Art by Turkey Tolson
Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula was among the first of a slightly younger generation of artists to begin painting at Papunya in 1973. He had observed the work of older men, including Mick N...
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1990s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

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Acrylic

'Ngapa Jukurrpa - Puyurru' Aboriginal Australian Art
By Shorty Jangala Robertson
Located in Byron Bay, AU
Shorty Jangala Robertson was born at Jila (Chilla Well), a large soakage and claypan north west of Yuendumu, a remote Aboriginal community located 290kms north-west of Alice Springs ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Tingari' Australian Aboriginal Art by Ronnie Tjampitjinpa
By Ronnie Tjampitjinpa
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
Ronnie Tjampitjinpa was born in Pintupi land at Muyinnga, about 100 kilometres west of the Kintore Range, just across the Western Australian border. He is the son of Uta Uta Tjangala...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

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Acrylic

'Untitled' Australian Aboriginal Art by Jack Dale
Jack Dale Mengenen painted the stories of the Kimberley through the eyes of a man who experienced the history of place directly in his own life. His paintings are a revelation – grit...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

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Acrylic

'Djalala' Australian Aboriginal Art by Jack Dale
Jack Dale Mengenen painted the stories of the Kimberley through the eyes of a man who experienced the history of place directly in his own life. His paintings are a revelation – grit...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Leaves - Bush Medicine Dreaming' Aboriginal Australian Art
By Gloria Petyarre
Located in Byron Bay, AU
Gloria Petyarre was born in Utopia around 1945. Her language is Anmatyarre and her country is Atnangkere. Gloria lives in Mulga Bore at Utopia and is one of 7 sisters who are all art...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Tingari' Australian Aboriginal Art by Walala Tjapaltjarri
By Walala Tjapaltjarri
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
In 1984 Walala Tjapaltjarri was amongst a small group of Pintupi who walked out of the desert and into the tiny community of Kiwirrkura. This was the group’s first contact with non-A...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

Australian Aboriginal Art by Donkeyman Lee Tjupurrula
Acrylic on Belgian linen Accompanied by gallery certificate and working photographs
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20th Century Abstract Landscape Paintings

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Acrylic Polymer

'Tingari' Australian Aboriginal Art by Warlimpirrnga Tjapaltjarri
Warlimpirrnga Tjapaltjarri was born circa 1958 east of Kirwirrkurra, Western Australia. He is a ‘Pintupi Nine’ member, a small party of Pintupi who lived a traditional nomadic way of...
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2010s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Awelye' Australian Aboriginal Art by Minnie Pwerle
By Minnie Pwerle
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
Minnie Pwerle was born in the Utopia region circa 1922. Her traditional country is Atnwengerrp and her languages were Alyawarre and Anmatyerre. Minnie began painting with the modern ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Untitled' Australian Aboriginal Art by Gladdy Nakammara
Acrylic on Canvas 112cm x 120cm 
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1990s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'My Country' Australian Aboriginal Art by Kudditji Kngwarreye
By Kudditji Kngwarreye
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
Kudditji Kngwarreye was born around 1938 at Emu Bore near Utopia Station, 270kms north east of Alice Springs. As an Anmatyerre man and custodian for ceremonial sites near his birthpl...
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Early 2000s Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Water Dreaming' Australian Aboriginal Art by Ronnie Tjampitjinpa
By Ronnie Tjampitjinpa
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
Ronnie Tjampitjinpa was born around 1943 at Tjiturrunya in the region near Munyinnga about 100km west of the Kintore Ranges in Western Australia. Ronnie Tjampitjinpa’s family travell...
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1990s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Awelye Atnwengerrp' Australian Aboriginal Art by Minnie Pwerle
By Minnie Pwerle
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
Minnie Pwerle was born in the Utopia region circa 1922. Her traditional country is Atnwengerrp and her languages were Alyawarre and Anmatyerre. Minnie began painting with the modern ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

"Women's Ceremony' Australian Aboriginal Art by Mitjili Napurrula
Mitjili began painting in the early 1990s with the Ikuntji Art Centre located in Haast Bluff, later moving to Mt Leibig. She is famous for her large patterned pieces depicting Waitiy...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Tingari Story' Australian Aboriginal Art by Willy Tjungurrayi
One of the most sought after painters of the Western Desert, Willy Tjungurrayi is a senior Pintupi man, entitled by his ancestry and communal position to paint the sacred and secret ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Linen, Acrylic

'Tingari Cycle' Australian Aboriginal Art by Ningura Napurrula
By Ningura Napurrula
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
Ningura Napurrula was a young woman in her mid-twenties when she took her first journey out of the Gibson Desert in 1962 to Papunya with the Northern Territory Welfare Branch patrol....
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Early 2000s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Tingari Cycle' Australian Aboriginal Art by Ronnie Tjampitjinpa
By Ronnie Tjampitjinpa
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
Ronnie Tjampitjinpa was born around 1943 at Tjiturrunya in the region near Munyinnga about 100km west of the Kintore Ranges in Western Australia. Ronnie Tjampitjinpa’s family travell...
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1990s Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Tingari' Australian Aboriginal Art by George Hairbrush Tjungurrayi
By George Hairbrush Tjungurrayi
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
George Hairbrush Tjungarrayi was born around 1943 in his country North West of Kiwirrkurra, located in the Gibson Desert in Western Australia. George's 'sisters' are Naata Nungurrayi...
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Early 2000s Abstract Landscape Paintings

Materials

Linen, Acrylic

'Awelye Atnwengerrp' Australian Aboriginal Art by Minnie Pwerle
By Minnie Pwerle
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
Minnie Pwerle was born in the Utopia region circa 1922. Her traditional country is Atnwengerrp and her languages were Alyawarre and Anmatyerre. Minnie began painting with the modern ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Tingari Cycle' Australian Aboriginal Art by Ronnie Tjampitjinpa
By Ronnie Tjampitjinpa
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
Ronnie Tjampitjinpa was born around 1943 at Tjiturrunya in the region near Munyinnga about 100km west of the Kintore Ranges in Western Australia. Ronnie Tjampitjinpa’s family travell...
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1990s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Linen, Acrylic

'Texas Downs' Australian Aboriginal Art by Rover Thomas
By Rover Thomas Joolama
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
Rover has depicted an aerial view depiction of Texas Downs, located north-east of Turkey Creek.
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1980s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Tingari' Australian Aboriginal Art by Uta Uta Tjangala
In the late 1950s, Uta Uta Tjangala led his family to Ikuntji (Haasts Bluff). It was his first contact with white people. He was later to move to the nearby government settlement of ...
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1980s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Untitled' 1996 Australian Aboriginal Art by Maxie Tjampitjinpa
Maxie Tjampitjinpa “was in his early thirties when he took up painting in 1980 under the keen eye of Mick Wallankarri Tjakamarra, one of the founders and most senior artists of the m...
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1990s Abstract Landscape Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

'Awelye Atnewengerrp' Australian Aboriginal Art by Minnie Pwerle
By Minnie Pwerle
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
Minnie Pwerle was born in the Utopia region circa 1922. Her traditional country is Atnwengerrp and her languages were Alyawarre and Anmatyerre. Minnie began painting with the modern ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Awelye Atnwengerrp' Australian Aboriginal Art by Minnie Pwerle
By Minnie Pwerle
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
Minnie Pwerle was born in the Utopia region circa 1922. Her traditional country is Atnwengerrp and her languages were Alyawarre and Anmatyerre. Minnie began painting with the modern ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Awelye Atnwengerrp' 1994 Australian Aboriginal Art by Minnie Pwerle
By Minnie Pwerle
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
Minnie Pwerle (c1910– 2006) was born at Utopia in Central Australia – her country is Atnwengerrp, and her language is Anmatyerre and Alyawarr. Minnie’s emergence and dominance in the...
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1990s Abstract Landscape Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

'Texas Downs Country' Australian Aboriginal Art by Queenie Mckenzie
By Queenie McKenzie
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
Queenie McKenzie (1915- 1998) was the first woman artist to become famous amongst the high profile male artists from the East Kimberley. Queenie McKenzie was a long-term friend of Ro...
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1990s Abstract Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Minyma Tingari' Australian Aboriginal Art by Kai Kai Nampitjinpa
This painting depicts designs associated with the swamp and rockhole site of Ngaripungkunya, west of the Kiwirrkura Community. In mythological times a large group of women camped at ...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'My Country' Australian Aboriginal Art by Kudditji Kngwarreye 2010
By Kudditji Kngwarreye
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
Kudditji Kngwarreye was born around 1938 at Emu Bore near Utopia Station, 270kms north east of Alice Springs. As an Anmatyerre man and custodian for ceremonial sites near his birthpl...
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2010s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Awelye Atnwengerrp' 2005 Australian Aboriginal Art by Minnie Pwerle
By Minnie Pwerle
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
Minnie Pwerle (c1910– 2006) was born at Utopia in Central Australia – her country is Atnwengerrp, and her language is Anmatyerre and Alyawarr. Minnie’s emergence and dominance in the...
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1990s Abstract Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic, Canvas

'Kaarkurutintja (Goanna Country)' Australian Aboriginal Art by Narputta Nangala
Narputta Nangala is one of the most well-known artists to emerge from the Haast Bluff (Ikuntji) region which is located 250km West of Alice Springs and has evolved dramatically since...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Bushfire Dreaming' 1994 Australian Aboriginal Art by Ronnie Tjampitjinpa
By Ronnie Tjampitjinpa
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
Ronnie Tjampitjinpa was among the first group of artists who began to paint at Papunya in the Great Painting room with Geoffrey Bardon in 1971. In fact Geoffrey Bardon did not become...
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1990s Abstract Landscape Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

'Tingari Cycle' Australian Aboriginal Art by Walala Tjapaltjarri 2004
By Walala Tjapaltjarri
Located in Sorrento, Victoria
In 1984 Walala Tjapaltjarri was amongst a small group of Pintupi who walked out of the desert and into the tiny community of Kiwirrkura. This was the group’s first contact with non-A...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

Anita Ganbuganbu - Untitled - Australian Aboriginal Painting
By Anita Ganbuganbu
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
Natural pigments and acrylic adhesive paper Aboriginal artists , those from the desert or those of Arnhem Land, can paint in a style that might be described as minimalist. Neverthel...
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21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Adhesive

'Tingari Dreaming at Walla Walla' Australian Aboriginal Art by Anitjari
Anatjari Tjampitjinpa was born and grew up at Ilyipi in Pintupi country west of Kiwirrkura and east of Jupiter Well in Western Australia. In 1964 he moved to Papunya with his three w...
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1980s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

'Possum Dreaming at Napperby' Australian Aboriginal Art by Clifford Possum
Napperby Station is associated with the Possum Dreaming, the are of Gidyea Bore, being depicted in this painting. The white paw marks are included with the lines showing the tail mar...
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Early 2000s Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

MacDonnell Mountain Ranges Australia by Aboriginal artist Ewald Namatjira
By Ewald Namatjira
Located in Soquel, CA
Stunning and bold watercolor of the "MacDonnell Mountain Ranges" by Ewald Namatjira (Australian Aborigine, 1930-1984). Circa 1970. Image, 15"H x 21"W. Displayed in a giltwood frame. ...
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1960s Impressionist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Paper, Watercolor

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