Contemporary Asian & Pacific Art

Key works

  • Ambrym Island, Vanuatu
Atingting (c. 1960) 


wood
275.2 x 51.0 x 51.8 cm


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Michael J. Ball, Governor, 1998
1998.338

    Ambrym Island, Vanuatu
    Atingting (c. 1960)
    wood
    275.2 x 51.0 x 51.8 cm
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Michael J. Ball, Governor, 1998
    1998.338

  • Tobi Wanik
Wahgi people, Korkor village, Wahgi Valley, Papua New Guinea
Fantom (c. 1998) 


metal, enamel paint
170.2 x 79.5 cm irreg.


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 2002
2002.25


© Tobi Wanik

    Tobi Wanik
    Wahgi people, Korkor village, Wahgi Valley, Papua New Guinea
    Fantom (c. 1998)
    metal, enamel paint
    170.2 x 79.5 cm irreg.
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased, 2002
    2002.25
    © Tobi Wanik

  • Reuben PATERSON
Maori people, Ngati Rangitihi/Ngai Tuhoe, New Zealand
A crucifixion 2012 


glitter and synthetic polymer paint on canvas
195.1 x 300.1 cm


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, NGV Contemporary, 2012
2012.335


© Reuben Paterson, courtesy Gow Langsford Gallery, Auckland

    Reuben PATERSON
    Maori people, Ngati Rangitihi/Ngai Tuhoe, New Zealand
    A crucifixion 2012
    glitter and synthetic polymer paint on canvas
    195.1 x 300.1 cm
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased, NGV Contemporary, 2012
    2012.335
    © Reuben Paterson, courtesy Gow Langsford Gallery, Auckland

  • John PULE
Mamalu (when I look at the world) 2007 


oil, ink and enamel on canvas
200.0 x 200.0 cm


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

2007.731


© Courtesy of the artist and Karen Woodbury Gallery

    John PULE
    Mamalu (when I look at the world) 2007
    oil, ink and enamel on canvas
    200.0 x 200.0 cm
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

    2007.731
    © Courtesy of the artist and Karen Woodbury Gallery