institutional exhibitions


Desart Artworker Photography Prize

27 Nov 2013 to 16 Dec 2013

Alice Springs, NT (AU)



27 May 2018

The Art Gallery of NSW, in Sydney (AU)

Red, White and Blue (2008) by Danie Mellor


22 Dec 2012 to 2 Mar 2014

The Australian Museum, in Sydney (AU)


Victorian Indigenous Art Awards 2013

2 Nov 2013 to 8 Dec 2013

The Art Gallery of Ballarat, in Ballarat (AU)


Kittey Malarvie & Karen Mills: Conversations and Connection

9 Nov 2013 to 7 Dec 2013

The Cross Art Projects, in Sydney (AU)

Mick Namarari Tjapaltjarri (c. 1926-1998) Pintupi. Big Cave Dreaming with Ceremonial Object, 1972

Icons of the desert

18 Oct 2013 to 31 Jan 2014

Embassy of Australia, in Washington DC (USA)

Clown I, 2008 Solo exhibition. Installation view Aboriginal Art Museum, Utrecht, Holland, 2008

Vivid Memories: An Aboriginal Art History

16 Oct 2013 to 30 Mar 2014

Musée d’Aquitaine, Bordeaux (FR)

Weaver Jack
Australia, c.1928 ‑ 2010
Yulparija people, Western Australia
2005, Bidyadanga, Western Australia
synthetic polymer paint on linen
168.0 x 112.0 cm
Gift of Susan Armitage through the Art Gallery of
South Australia Foundation 2012.  Donated through
the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program
Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide
© Estate of Weaver Jack, courtesy Short St Gallery


27 May 2018 to 1 Jan 2014

Art Gallery of South Australia, in Adelaide (AU)


First Peoples

7 Sep 2013

Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre at Melbourne Museum (AU)

2011 Recipient of the Western Australian Indigenous Award
Gunybi Ganambarr
Milngurr 2011
ochre, earth pigment and acrylic binder on rubber 97.0 x 77.0 cm
Artwork courtesy of the artist and the Buku-Larrnggay Centre, Yirrkala, Northern Territory
Image © Gunybi Ganambarr, courtesy of the artist and the Buku-Larrnggay Centre, Yirrkala, Northern Territory)

Western Australian Indigenous Art Awards

23 Aug 2013 to 27 Jan 2014

The Art Gallery of Western Australia, in Perth (AU)



11 Jun 2013 to 5 Jan 2014

Museum of contemporary Aboriginal art, Utrecht (NL)

David Bosun, Baidamaw Titui Buna Urdhay Id, 2013.
Image courtesy Ngalmun Lagau Minaral Art Centre

Exhibition ‘Ngau Gidthal’ (My Stories) by David Bosun

6 Sep 2013 to 29 Dec 2013

Kluge-Ruhe Collection of the University of Virginia, in Charlottesville (USA)


Exhibition ‘Australia’

21 Sep 2013 to 8 Dec 2013

Royal Academy of Arts, London (UK)

NATSIAA Exhibition, Darwin, Photo © IDAIA

30th National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art Award

9 Aug 2013 to 10 Nov 2013

Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, in Darwin (AU)

Mabel Juli, Garnkeny Ngarranggarni, 2010, natural pigments and synthetic binder on canvas, 100 x 140cm. Collection of the Daffodil and Daisy Superannuation Fund, Perth. © Courtesy the artist and Warmun Art Centre

Under the Sun:
the Kate Challis RAKA Award 2013

10 Aug 2013 to 3 Nov 2013

Ian Potter Museum of Art, University of Melbourne (AU)


Warakurna – All the stories got into our minds and eyes

7 Dec 2012 to 3 Nov 2013

National Museum Australia, Canberra (AU)

Giant Aboriginal Artwork to be Viewable From Eiffel Tower and Google Earth

Lena Nyadbi’s rooftop commission

6 Jun 2013

musée du quai Branly, Paris (FR)

Lena Nyadbi with Jimbirla and Dayiwul, Australian Embassy Paris, June 2013

Gija Manambarram Jimmerrawoon

6 Jun 2013 to 30 Oct 2013

Australian Embassy, Paris (FR)

Pantjiti Mackenzie Basketpa Tjukulangati (Deep rockhole basket) 2009 Image courtesy and © Tjanpi Desert Weavers, NPY Women’s Council Photograph: Emma Diamond

String Theory: Focus on contemporary Australian art

16 Aug 2013 to 27 Oct 2013

Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, Sydney (AU)

Daniel Walbidi, Kirriwirri & Kulyakartu, 2011. Synthetic polymer paint on canvas, 120.5 x 121.5cm. Courtesy: the artist and the Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth

RECENT ACQUISITIONS added to Your Collection

11 Jul 2013 to 27 Oct 2013

Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth (AU)