Dorothy Napangardi


Press and articles about Dorothy Napangardi…

On Country: Australian Aboriginal art from the Kaplan–Levi Gift (The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

Source: Australian Book Review - ABR Arts Author: Sally Grant Tuesday, 10 October 2017

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50th Edition of the Ermenegildo Zegna Wool Tropies

Jan 2013 / April 2013 One of the last recorded video’s was in The Bure of Vatu Sanctuary in Alice Springs, when they were discussing the future projects including her work being selected as a tribute…

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The Fullness Of Memory

Source: Asian Art News (Volume 16 Number 2) - March/April 2006 Author: Christine Nicholls The love of time and place, the passion for her ancestral lands, and a deep commitment to family and memory…

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Aboriginal artist connects the dots in non-Western way

Source: San Francisco Chronicle. Datebook Author: Kenneth Baker Sat 25 December 2004

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Integrity sells

Source: Printmaking Today - International magazine of contemporary graphic art Issue: Vol 13 No 4 Winter 2004 ISSN 0960 9253 Editorial: Kathan Brown (Director)

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International Printer-Artist Exchange (2004)

Source: “International Printer-Artist Exchange” Issue: Imprint, Vol 39 No 4, 2004 Author: Sue Forster

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18 September - 27 October 2020

The Art and Life of Dorothy Napangardi - 2020 Retrospective Exhibition

Japingka Aboriginal Art, Fremantle/Perth, Western Australia had a successful 2020 retrospective exhibition for Dorothy Napangardi (1952- 2013) that showed the artist’s journey towards the refined style of the later Mina Mina paintings that established her career as an outstanding artist.

14 June 2020 - 31 January 2021

A Window on the Macrocosmos

This fabulous and successful show has been extend until January, 2021 - DE 11 LIJNEN Groenedijkstraat 1, Oudenburg, Belgium has a beautifully curated show of masterpieces by Dorothy Napangardi, Emily Kame Kngwarreye, Kathleen & Gloria Petyarre

01 August - 31 December 2018

The Limited Edition Works of Dorothy Napangardi

In addition to her internationally acclaimed career in paintings, Dorothy also extended her artistic career into the field of etching and print making… which saw her create a stunning series of limited edition prints for print makers including Crown Point Press (Dena Schuckit), Northern Editions…

14 June - 31 December 2018

Honouring Dorothy Napangardi

All of our dancing belongs there… when I paint I think of the old days, as a happy little girl knowing my grand-father’s Dreaming…

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