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Uniform Title Inspired by country (Hirmer Publishers)
Title Inspired by country : bark paintings from Northern Australia : the Gerd and Helga Plewig collection / [editor, Michaela Appel, Museum Fünf Kontinente].

Publication Info. Munich, Germany : Hirmer Publishers, [2022]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction  New Shelf  759.9942 INS    Available
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Description 375 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps, portraits ; 32 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Museum Fünf Kontinente, Munich, March 18 - September 18, 2022.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Iconoic images by master painters of Arnhem Land / Luke Taylor and Wally Caruana -- Skin is skin: a shadow history of Aboriginal bark painting / Djon Mundine -- Gerd and Helga Plewig's two decades of collecting / Tim Klingender -- Nayombolmi and Djimongurr: two prolific artists from Western Arnhem Land / Joakim Goldhahn and Sally K. May -- Bark painting in Arnhem Land: cultural context, meaning, and technique / Michaela Appel -- The foundations of Yolngu Culture / Michaela Appel -- Rom Watangu: an indigenous leader reflects on a lifetime following the law of the land / Galarrwuy Yunupingu.
Subject Painting, Aboriginal Australian -- Private collections -- Germany -- Munich -- Exhibitions.
Bark painting -- Private collections -- Germany -- Munich -- Exhibitions.
Plewig, Gerd, 1939- -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.
Plewig, Gerd, 1939- -- Ethnological collections -- Exhibitions.
Plewig, Helga -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.
Plewig, Helga -- Ethnological collections -- Exhibitions.
Genre/Form Exhibition catalogs.
Added Author Appel, Michaela, editor, contributor.
Museum Fünf Kontinente (Munich, Germany), host institution.
Added Title Bark paintings from Northern Australia : the Gerd and Helga Plewig collection
Gerd and Helga Plewig collection
ISBN 9783777439167 (hbk.)

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