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“There is no real distinction for us between art and life.” Yolngu artist Wandjuk Marika


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Tithuyil: Moving with the Rhythm of the Stars

February 25, 2020 - June 19, 2020 Embassy of Australia | Washington, DC

Beauty Rich and Rare

January 3, 2020 - July 5, 2020 Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History | Washington, DC

Aboriginal Art Exhibitions in the United States

  • February 25, 2020 - June 19, 2020

    Tithuyil: Moving with the Rhythm of the Stars

  • January 3, 2020 - July 5, 2020

    Beauty Rich and Rare

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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