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Title Ngaanyatjarra : art of the lands / edited by Tim Acker & John Carty
Published Crawley, W.A. : University of Western Australia, 2012
Crawley, W.A. : UWA Publishing, 2012


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Description ix, 281 pages : colour illustrations, maps, portraits ; 30 cm
regular print
Contents An emerging present: a short history of the Ngaanyatjarra Lands / David Brooks -- Purnu, tjanpi, canvas: a Ngaanyatjarra art history / John Carty -- The art of community : the place of art centres in the Ngaanyatjarra Lands / Tim Acker -- Plates -- Maruku Arts and Crafts / John Carty -- Memories of a purnu-man in the Ng Lands / Steve Fox -- Winneringu! Tjanpi Desert Weavers / Jo Foster -- Kanytjupayi's attraction / Thisbe Purich -- Papulankutja Artists / John Carty -- Cliff Reid / Dianna Isgar -- Mr Forbes / David Brooks -- Warakurna ARtists / John Carty with Edwina Circuitt -- Mr Shepherd's studio / Edwina Circuitt -- The past is everywhere : Ngaanyatjarra history paintings / Pamela Faye McGrath -- Kayili Artists / John Carty -- Singing Brindle / Anisha Angelroth -- Reflections on Kayili Artists / Tim Pearn -- Warburton glass / Nancy Tjungupi Carnegie -- Tjarlirli Art / John Carty -- Nyarapayi Giles / Pamela Faye McGrath -- Irrunytju Arts / Judith Ryan -- Irrunytju Arts story / Tjawina Roberts
Summary Captures the elegant complexity of desert life, revealing the worlds within worlds that is Ngaanyatjarra culture, and invites us to share in honouring the ancient heritage of the Ngaanyatjarra community, celebrating its myriad contemporary expressions. Documents the Warakurna, Papulankutja, Tjarlirli, Kayili, Maruku and Tjanpi art centres
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Art centers -- Australia -- Western Desert (W.A.)
Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia -- Western Desert (W.A.)
Art, Aboriginal Australian.
Painting, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia -- Western Desert (W.A.)
Painting, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Western Desert
Painting, Aboriginal Australian.
Author Acker, Tim, editor
Carty, John, 1977- editor
LC no. 2012454849
ISBN 1742583911 (paperback)
9781742583914 (paperback)
Other Titles Ngurra : Home in the Ngaanyatjaara Lands Added wraparound cover for Exhibition at South Australian Museum