February 21, 2019 - February 23, 2019 Harrison Small Auditorium
January 12, 2019 - May 5, 2019
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Hoos Down Under

April 19, 20195:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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

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The only museum in the United States dedicated to Indigenous Australian art.

Visit Kluge-Ruhe

Shane Pickett: Djinong Djina Boodja (Look at the Land that I have Traveled)

October 9, 2018 - March 2, 2019 Embassy of Australia | Washington, D.C.

Yukultji Napangati

January 18, 2019 - March 2, 2019 Salon 94 Bowery | New York, New York

Woven: Jenni Kemarre Martiniello and Regina Pilawuk Wilson

February 8, 2019 - March 10, 2019 Harvey Art Projects | Ketchum, Idaho

Claiming Country: Western Desert Painting from the Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection

January 24, 2019 - March 1, 2019 Truman State University | Kirksville, Missouri

A World of Relations

January 26, 2019 - December 8, 2019 Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College | Hanover, New Hampshire

Aboriginal Art Exhibitions in the United States

  • October 9, 2018 - March 2, 2019

    Shane Pickett: Djinong Djina Boodja (Look at the Land that I have Traveled)

  • January 18, 2019 - March 2, 2019

    Yukultji Napangati

  • February 8, 2019 - March 10, 2019

    Woven: Jenni Kemarre Martiniello and Regina Pilawuk Wilson

  • January 24, 2019 - March 1, 2019

    Claiming Country: Western Desert Painting from the Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection

  • January 26, 2019 - December 8, 2019

    A World of Relations

  • January 19, 2019 - June 23, 2019

    The Inside World: Contemporary Aboriginal Australian Memorial Poles from the Debra and Dennis Scholl Collection

A Truly Unique Collection

The only museum dedicated to Indigenous Australian art outside of Australia, with a permanent collection of more than 1900 artworks.

Search our world-class collection
  • Artist Binyinyiwuy
  • Title Baijini Figure
  • Date before 1966
  • Language Group Yolngu, Northern Australia
  • Artist Bardayal Nadjamerrek AO
  • Title Lambalk the Sugar Glider
  • Date c. 1970
  • Language Group Kunbarllanjnja
  • 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
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