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TARNANTHI – Textiles

October 17, 2015 @ 9:00 am - December 5, 2015 @ 5:00 pm

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(TopAaron McTaggart
Ngen’gi wumirri people, Northern Territory
Crocodile skin
hand screen printed on fabric

Courtesy of the artist and Merrepen Arts

(Bottom) Marita Sambono
Ngan’gikurrunggurr people, Northern Territory
Fog Dreaming
hand screen printed on fabric

Courtesy of the artist and Merrepen Arts

The second weekend of Tarnanthi will see Tandanya host a  dynamic exhibition that offers a rare opportunity for audiences to experience in one location the diversity of styles and highly skilled textile work, currently coming to life by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists throughout Australia.

A series of stunning textiles will be represented by Ananguku Arts (APY Lands), Babbarra Designs, Bula’bula Arts Aboriginal Corporation, Erub Arts, Injalak Arts and Crafts Association, Mardbalk Arts and Crafts Centre, Merrepen Arts, Nagula Jarndu, Papulankutja Artists, Tiwi Designs and Wadeye Palngun Wurnangat

Textiles will also be available for purchase in the Tandanya Gallery Shop.

The Tandanya Visual Arts Team is proud to curate this extraordinary show of fabrics in association with Nici Cumpston.

WHEN:
17th October – 5th December 2015

Exhibition Opening Weekend Only 9:00am – 5:00pm

General Monday to Saturday hours 9:00am – 4:00pm

 

FREE. EVERYONE WELCOME

Details

Start:
October 17, 2015 @ 9:00 am
End:
December 5, 2015 @ 5:00 pm
Website:
http://www.tarnanthi.com

Organiser

Angela Flynn (Art Gallery)
Email:
flynn.angela@artgallery.sa.gov.au

Venue

Tandanya National Aboriginal Cultural Institute
253 Grenfell Street
Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia
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Phone:
(08) 82243200
Website:
www.tandanya.com.au