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Media Release • 8 May 20

MARKING TIME: INDIGENOUS ART FROM THE NGV

Reko Rennie
Kamilaroi born in 1974
Regalia 2013
neon on wood, glass, transparent synthetic polymer resin
(1-3) 61.0 x 75.0 cm (each)
Collection of the artist
Supported by Esther and David Frenkiel
Supported by Esther and David Frenkiel
© Reko Rennie, courtesy blackartprojects, Melbourne
Reko Rennie
Initiation 2013
synthetic polymer paint on plywood
(a-oo) 300.0 x 520.0 cm (overall)
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased with funds donated by Esther and David Frenkiel, 2014
2014.41.a-oo
© Reko Rennie, courtesy blackartprojects, Melbourne
Shorty Lungkata Tjungurrayi
Tingarri story at Pirmalynga 1972
enamel paint on composition board
64.2 x 50.1 cm
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of North Broken Hill Pty Ltd, Fellow, 1987
O.55-1987
© The Artist/Licensed by Aboriginal Artists Agency Limited
Jimmy Midjawmidjaw
Untitled (c. 1975)
earth pigments on Stringybark (Eucalyptus sp.)
83.4 x 58.5 cm
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Louise Rath in memory of Rene Davidson through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program, 2013
2013.614
© The Artist/Licensed by Aboriginal Artists Agency Limited
Bardayal Nadjamerrek
Dick Ngulayngulay Murrumurru
Bark shelter 1987
earth pigments on bark, wood
(a-i) 153.1 x 300.0 x 265.8 cm irreg. (installed)
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1995
1995.565.a-i
© The Artists/Licensed by Aboriginal Artists Agency Limited
Fred Jampijinpa Jigili
Ngapa Jukurrpa (Big rain Dreaming) 1986
enamel paint on composition board
120.0 x 270.1 cm
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of CRA Limited, Fellow, 1989
O.29-1989
© Courtesy of Warnayaka Art Centre, Lajamanu
Lily Nangala Scobie (Miyangula)
Ngapa Jukurrpa (water Dreaming) 1986
gouache and pencil on paper
59.2 x 41.6 cm (image and sheet)
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of CRA Limited, Fellow, 1989
O.124-1989
© Lily Nangala Scobie (Miyangula)/Licensed by Copyright Agency, Australia
Manila Karadada (attributed to)
Wanjina (c. 1966)
earth pigments and natural binder on bark, cane, fibre
147.5 x 55.0 cm
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1996
1996.732
© The Estate of Manila Karada
Mick Wallangkarri Tjakamarra
Old man's Dreaming on death or destiny 1972
synthetic polymer paint on composition board
60.9 x 45.7 cm
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of North Broken Hill Ltd, Fellow, 1987
O.49-1987
© artists and their estates 2011, licensed by Aboriginal Artists Agency Limited and Papunya Tula Artists Pty Ltd
Hannah Brontë
Umma’s Tongue – molten at 6000° 2017
HD video, sound
4 min 50 sec
ed. 2/5
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2019
2019.239
© Hannah Brontë