Indigenous Art

 (3318 works)

  • Warnayarra Jukurrpa (Rainbow Serpent Dreaming)
    Title
    Warnayarra Jukurrpa (Rainbow Serpent Dreaming)
    Production date
    1986
    Artist/Maker
    Juntiyi Japaljarri Warlpiri
    Medium
    synthetic polymer paint on composition board
    Accession number
    O.14-1989
    Credit Line
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of CRA Limited, Fellow, 1989
  • British justice
    Title
    British justice
    Production date
    1990
    Artist/Maker
    HJ Wedge Wiradjuri
    Medium
    coloured crayons
    Accession number
    2002.171
    Credit Line
    Presented through the NGV Foundation by Christine Collingwood, Member, 2002
  • Untitled
    Title
    Untitled
    Production date
    2000
    Artist/Maker
    Timothy Cook Tiwi
    Medium
    earth pigments on canvas
    Accession number
    2001.148
    Credit Line
    Gift of Alison Kelly Gallery, 2001
  • Drift
    Title
    Drift
    Production date
    2005
    Artist/Maker
    Julie Gough Tasmanian Aboriginal
    Medium
    driftwood, nylon thread
    Accession number
    2005.402.a-c
    Credit Line
    Presented by Gallery Gabrielle Pizzi, 2005
  • Eagle story
    Title
    Eagle story
    Production date
    2003
    Artist/Maker
    Kantjupayi Benson Ngaanyatjarra
    Medium
    wool, wire, human hair, raffia, gauze, found objects, tjanpi (spinifex), minarri (Woollybutt) (Eucalyptus sp.), wangurmu (Woollybutt) (Eucalyptus sp.), kurtanu (grass)
    Accession number
    2003.668.a-c
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds donated by Supporters and Patrons of Indigenous Art, 2003
  • Mardayin at Dilebang
    Title
    Mardayin at Dilebang
    Production date
    2005
    Artist/Maker
    John Mawurndjul Kuninjku
    Medium
    etching
    Accession number
    2006.381
    Credit Line
    Gift of William Mora, 2006
  • Untitled
    Title
    Untitled
    Production date
    2002
    Artist/Maker
    Estelle Munkanome Tiwi
    Medium
    earth pigments on paper
    Accession number
    2009.378
    Credit Line
    Gift of an anonymous donor through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program, 2009
  • Gungura (The spiralling wind)
    Title
    Gungura (The spiralling wind)
    Production date
    2005
    Artist/Maker
    Samuel Namunjdja Kuninjku
    Medium
    etching
    Accession number
    2006.383
    Credit Line
    Gift of William Mora, 2006
  • Waterhole in a cave
    Title
    Waterhole in a cave
    Production date
    1972
    Artist/Maker
    Shorty Lungkata Tjungurrayi Pintupi
    Medium
    synthetic polymer paint on composition board
    Accession number
    O.11-1988
    Credit Line
    Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of ICI Australia Ltd, Fellow, 1988
  • Figures in possum skin cloaks
    Title
    Figures in possum skin cloaks
    Production date
    1898
    Artist/Maker
    William Barak Wurundjeri
    Medium
    pencil, wash, charcoal solution, gouache and earth pigments on paper
    Accession number
    1215A-5
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1962
  • Untitled
    Title
    Untitled
    Production date
    1996; 1998 {printed}
    Artist/Maker
    Kitty Kantilla Tiwi
    Medium
    etching
    Accession number
    2000.180
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Christine Collingwood, 2000
  • Wild honey figure
    Title
    Wild honey figure
    Production date
    (c. 1963)
    Artist/Maker
    Lipundja Gupapuyngu
    Medium
    earth pigments and human hair on wood
    Accession number
    2000.6
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 2000
  • Ngaturn
    Title
    Ngaturn
    Production date
    2005
    Artist/Maker
    Untjima Fred Forbes Ngatjatjarra
    Medium
    synthetic polymer paint on canvas
    Accession number
    2006.3
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds donated by Supporters and Patrons of Indigenous Art, 2006
  • Seam
    Title
    Seam
    Production date
    2005
    Artist/Maker
    Julie Gough Tasmanian Aboriginal
    Medium
    coal, nylon thread, driftwood
    Accession number
    2005.403.a-c
    Credit Line
    Presented by Gallery Gabrielle Pizzi, 2005
  • The Invincibles
    Title
    The Invincibles
    Production date
    2004
    Artist/Maker
    Julie Dowling Badimaya
    Medium
    ochre, synthetic polymer paint and glitter on canvas
    Accession number
    2006.7
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2006
  • Mimih spirits
    Title
    Mimih spirits
    Production date
    (c. 1945)
    Artist/Maker
    Unknown Kunwinjku
    Medium
    earth pigments on Stringybark (Eucalyptus sp.)
    Accession number
    1995.503
    Credit Line
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Rex Ball, Member, 1995
  • Kampurarrpa
    Title
    Kampurarrpa
    Production date
    1974
    Artist/Maker
    Johnny Warangkula Tjupurrula Pintupi; Luritja
    Medium
    synthetic polymer paint on canvas
    Accession number
    O.5-1985
    Credit Line
    Purchased from Admission Funds, 1985
  • Ngalyod, the Rainbow Serpent at Dilebang
    Title
    Ngalyod, the Rainbow Serpent at Dilebang
    Production date
    (c. 1979)
    Artist/Maker
    John Mawurndjul Kuninjku
    Medium
    earth pigments on bark
    Accession number
    O.1-1980
    Credit Line
    Gift of the Premier's Department, 1980
  • Echidna
    Title
    Echidna
    Production date
    1999
    Artist/Maker
    Yvonne Koolmatrie Ngarrindjeri
    Medium
    sedge, echidna quills
    Accession number
    1999.286
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 1999
  • Nyapuru
    Title
    Nyapuru
    Production date
    2003
    Artist/Maker
    Bertha Linty Yulparija
    Medium
    syntehtic polymer paint on canvas
    Accession number
    2004.21
    Credit Line
    Purchased through the NGV Foundation with the assistance of Catherine Allen and John Calvert-Jones, Members, 2004