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Chroma: Western and Central Desert Painting

February 2, 2021 - March 30, 2021 Harvey Art Projects | Ketchum, ID.

Gordon Hookey: Sacred Nation Scared Nation

January 7, 2021 - April 17, 2021 Fort Gansevoort

Aboriginal Art Exhibitions in the United States

  • February 2, 2021 - March 30, 2021

    Chroma: Western and Central Desert Painting

  • January 7, 2021 - April 17, 2021

    Gordon Hookey: Sacred Nation Scared Nation

A Truly Unique Collection

We care for more than 2200 artworks, the most significant collection of this kind outside Australia.

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  • Artist Carol McGregor
  • Title A Sense of Place
  • Date 2018
  • Language Group Wathaurong, Victoria
  • Artist Ngarralja Tommy May
  • Title Yuwanpungu
  • Date 2016
  • Language Group Wangkajunga/Walmajarri, Western Australia
  • Artist Bardayal Nadjamerrek AO
  • Title Lambalk the Sugar Glider
  • Date c. 1970
  • Language Group Kunbarllanjnja
  • Artist Binyinyiwuy
  • Title Baijini Figure
  • Date before 1966
  • Language Group Yolngu, Northern Australia
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