Indigenous Art

 (3350 works)

  • A bush tucker story
    Title
    A bush tucker story
    Production date
    1972
    Artist/Maker
    Johnny Warangkula Tjupurrula Pintupi; Luritja
    Medium
    synthetic polymer paint on composition board
    Accession number
    O.48-1987
    Credit Line
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of North Broken Hill Ltd, Fellow, 1987
  • Iltjiltjara country
    Title
    Iltjiltjara country
    Production date
    2000
    Artist/Maker
    Bessie Liddle Pertame; Luritja
    Medium
    synthetic polymer paint on canvas
    Accession number
    2001.570
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds donated by Supporters and Patrons of Aboriginal Art, 2001
  • Ngapa Kurnjuwu-rla Jukurrpa
    Title
    Ngapa Kurnjuwu-rla Jukurrpa
    Production date
    2003
    Artist/Maker
    Jack Jakamarra Ross Warlpiri
    Medium
    colour etching
    Accession number
    2007.415.5
    Credit Line
    Gift of Dan and Dianne Mossenson, 2007
  • Pukumani poles
    Title
    Pukumani poles
    Production date
    2000
    Artist/Maker
    Jean Baptiste Apuatimi Tiwi
    Medium
    earth pigments on canvas
    Accession number
    2000.55
    Credit Line
    Gerstl Bequest, 2000
  • Water Dreaming at Kalipinypa
    Title
    Water Dreaming at Kalipinypa
    Production date
    1971
    Artist/Maker
    Walter Tjampitjinpa Pintupi
    Medium
    enamel paint on composition board
    Accession number
    O.21-1993
    Credit Line
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of Alcoa of Australia Limited, Governor, 1993
  • Untitled
    Title
    Untitled
    Production date
    1968
    Artist/Maker
    Baliman Djambarrpuyngu
    Medium
    earth pigments on Stringybark (Eucalyptus sp.)
    Accession number
    O.52-1990
    Credit Line
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of the Utah Foundation, Fellow, 1990
  • Macassan prau
    Title
    Macassan prau
    Production date
    (c. 1945)
    Artist/Maker
    Thomas Nanjiwarra Amagula Anadiliakwa
    Medium
    earth pigments on Stringybark
    Accession number
    1996.497
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Gabriella Roy, Member, 1996
  • Anaty (Wild potato)
    Title
    Anaty (Wild potato)
    Production date
    1989
    Artist/Maker
    Emily Kam Kngwarray Anmatyerr
    Medium
    synthetic polymer paint on canvas
    Accession number
    O.77-1990
    Credit Line
    Purchased from Admission Funds, 1990
  • Body paint: Awely
    Title
    Body paint: Awely
    Production date
    1993
    Artist/Maker
    Emily Kam Kngwarray Anmatyerr
    Medium
    synthetic polymer paint on paper
    Accession number
    O.58-1994
    Credit Line
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of Alcoa of Australia Limited, Governor, 1994
  • Yarla Jukurrpa (Bush yam Dreaming)
    Title
    Yarla Jukurrpa (Bush yam Dreaming)
    Production date
    1986
    Artist/Maker
    Peggy Napurrurla Poulson Warlpiri
    Medium
    batik on cotton
    Accession number
    2002.197
    Credit Line
    Presented through the NGV Foundation by Felicity Wright, Fellow, 2002
  • Hunting party
    Title
    Hunting party
    Production date
    2000
    Artist/Maker
    Cyril James Kerinauia Tiwi
    Medium
    earthenware, wire
    Accession number
    2003.670
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds donated by Supporters and Patrons of Indigenous Art, 2003
  • A free country
    Title
    A free country
    Production date
    2005; 2010 {printed}
    Artist/Maker
    Ricky Maynard Big River; Ben Lomond
    Medium
    gelatin silver photograph
    Accession number
    2012.205
    Credit Line
    Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2012
  • Magic weaver
    Title
    Magic weaver
    Production date
    2005
    Artist/Maker
    Yvonne Koolmatrie Ngarrindjeri
    Medium
    sedge, wood
    Accession number
    2006.183.a-b
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds donated by Supporters and Patrons of Indigenous Art, 2006
  • Ngapa Jukurrpa I
    Title
    Ngapa Jukurrpa I
    Production date
    2003
    Artist/Maker
    Shorty Jangala Robertson Warlpiri
    Medium
    colour etching
    Accession number
    2007.415.6
    Credit Line
    Gift of Dan and Dianne Mossenson, 2007
  • Kam
    Title
    Kam
    Production date
    1991
    Artist/Maker
    Emily Kam Kngwarray Anmatyerr
    Medium
    synthetic polymer paint on canvas
    Accession number
    O.121-1992
    Credit Line
    Purchased from Admission Funds, 1992
  • black ground
    Title
    black ground
    Production date
    1989
    Artist/Maker
    Judy Watson Waanyi
    Medium
    powder pigment, pastel on canvas
    Accession number
    O.124-1992
    Credit Line
    Purchased from Admission Funds, 1992
  • Shield
    Title
    Shield
    Production date
    (c. 1800)
    Artist/Maker
    Unknown New South Wales Aboriginal
    Medium
    wood, cane, earth pigments
    Accession number
    2011.137
    Credit Line
    Felton Bequest, 2011
  • Ankerr (Emu)
    Title
    Ankerr (Emu)
    Production date
    1989
    Artist/Maker
    Emily Kam Kngwarray Anmatyerr
    Medium
    synthetic polymer paint on canvas
    Accession number
    O.76-1990
    Credit Line
    Purchased from Admission Funds, 1990
  • Watunuma (Flying ant) Dreaming
    Title
    Watunuma (Flying ant) Dreaming
    Production date
    1991
    Artist/Maker
    Ronnie Tjampitjinpa Pintupi
    Medium
    synthetic polymer on canvas
    Accession number
    2006.12
    Credit Line
    Presented through the NGV Foundation by anonymous donors, 2006