Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Ancestral Modern: Australian Aboriginal Art

Through September 12, the Seattle Art Museum presents Ancestral Modern: Australian Aboriginal Art from the Kaplan & Levi Collection. Featuring more than 100 works created from 1970 through 2009, the exhibition showcases what has been called the artistic renaissance of the world’s oldest living culture.

View the exhibition's official website.

Mitjili Napanangka Gibson  -  Warlpiri people  -  Wilkinkarra (2007)
Regina Pilawuk Wilson  -  Marathiel people - Sun Mat (2002)

Tjumpo Tjapanangka  -  Kukatja people  -  Wati Kutjarra (Two Brothers Dreaming) (2004) 
Kathleen Petyarr  -  Anmatyerr people  -  Mountain Devil Lizard Dreaming (1996)

Information and images courtesy of the Seattle Art Museum

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