Australian Indigenous Artists
Located in Perth, WA, Japingka Aboriginal Art has for over 30 years represented many of Australia’s most famous Aboriginal artists. View 4,500 Aboriginal art paintings, use the online Enquiry Cart on artworks for purchase details.
Lockhart River artists Rosella Namok, Fiona Omeenyo & Samantha Hobson exhibit paintings of their homelands in far North Queensland. Since the late 1990s this vibrant group of contemporary artists has created Indigenous artworks reflecting the tropical heat and coastal reef shorelines of the region....
Warlpiri artist Elsie Napanangka Granites began her painting career in 1987 at her home community of Yuendumu in the Northern Territory. Elsie paints the major Women’s Dreaming stories from this region, including stories from the ceremonial grounds of Mina Mina and from her own traditional Country at Jayinki....
A selection of educational articles that cover the context and background to Aboriginal art and culture, including interviews with artists and art collectors.
Learn more about some of the prominent stories that Aboriginal artists use in their paintings, stories that are shared across a range of artists and language groups.
An in depth list of resources for teachers and educators, including resource topics such as theme, artist, story, style, region and history .
Japingka Gallery - one of Australia's major exhibiting Aboriginal art galleries - presents a selection of artworks from contemporary indigenous Australian artists.
The remarkable story of the emergence of the contemporary Aboriginal art movement in Australia, the last great art movement of the 20th century - and the first of the 21st.
Australian Aboriginal dot paintings are typical of a style of art works from the Central and Western Desert. They are a medium for telling stories and enlivening culture.
One of Australia's most popular artists, Gloria Petyarre paints Bush Medicine Leaves, with its unique three dimensional effect and flowing movement across the canvas.
New paintings from Rosella Namok, reflecting the heat and rain of the Lockhart River community in Australia's Cape York Peninsula.