Aboriginal Art

CARUANA, Wally. Aboriginal Art (World of Art). London: Thames & Hudson, 2003

GLOWCZEWSKI, Barbara; LARGY HEALY (de), Jessica. Pistes de Rêves: Voyage en Terres Aborigènes. Paris: Editions du Chêne, 2005

Australian Indigenous History and Cultures

PASCOE, Bruce. The Little Red Yellow Black Book: an Introduction to Indigenous Australia. Canberra, A.C.T.: Aboriginal Studies Press, 2008




CARUANA, Wally (ed.). Aborigènes: Collections australiennes du Musée des Confluences. Lyon: Fage, 2008

CUBILLO, Franchesca; CARUANA, Wally. Aboriginal & Torres Islander Art: Collection Highlights. Canberra: A.C.T.: National Gallery of Australia / London: Thames & Hudson, 2011

PETITJEAN, Georges. Contemporary Aboriginal Art. The AAMU and Dutch Collections. Utrecht: AAMU / Uitgeverij Snoeck, 2010



Institutional Catalogues

BATTY, Philip; RYAN, Judith (eds). Tjukurrtjanu: Origins of Western Desert Art. Exhibition Catalogue, National Gallery of Victoria, Australia, 30 September 2011 – 12 February 2012 / Musée du quai Branly, Paris, France, 9 October 2012 – 20 January 2013. National Gallery of Victoria, 2011

COPPEL, Stephen (ed.). Out of Australia: Prints and Drawings from Sydney Nolan to Rover Thomas. Exhibition Catalogue, British Museum, London, 26 May – 11 September 2011 [with a contribution by Wally Caruana on Aboriginal prints]. London: British Museum Press, 2011

RYAN, Judith (ed.). Land Marks. Indigenous Australian Art in the Nation. Exhibition Catalogue, National Gallery of Victoria, Australia. Council of Trustees of the National Gallery of Victoria /  Woodstocker Books, 2006


IDAIA’s catalogues

IDAIA; LE ROUX, Géraldine (eds). Beyond the Papunya Dot. Exhibition Catalogue, Musée du Montparnasse, Paris, France, 11 October 2012 – 28 October 2012. Paris: IDAIA, 2012

IDAIA (ed.). WaterMark: the Signature of Life. Exhibition Catalogue, The Space, Hong Kong, September 2012. Sydney: IDAIA, 2012

IDAIA (ed.). Gestuelles: the Art of Transmission by Aboriginal Desert Women. Catalogue of the touring Exhibition: Alliance Française, Canberra, Australia, 23 May 2012 – 15 June 2012 / Novotel Sydney, Australia, 20 June – 18 July 2012 / Alliance Française, Brisbane, Australia, 7 November – 5 December 2012. Sydney: IDAIA, 2012

View IDAIA’s exhibition catalogues in the store


BATTY, David; McMAHON, Jeni. Desert Heart. Australia: Rebel Films / ABC, 2008

DE HEER, Rolf. Ten Canoes. Australia: Palace Films, 29 June 2006


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