Walala Tjapaltjarri

Artist CV

Walala Tjapaltjarri


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

1998

Tingari - Men’s Business’, Coo-ee Gallery, Sydney, NSW

1998

Walala Tjapaltjarri Paintings, Vivien Anderson Gallery, Melbourne, VIC

​1998

Tingari Cycle’ an exhibition of works by Walala Tjapaltjarri, Fire-works Gallery, Brisbane, QLD

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2010

The Lost Brothers (18-25 Feb), Smith & Hall Gallery, Redfern, NSW, Australi

2007

Big Country Exhibition, Gallery Gondwana. Danks Street, Sydney, NSW, Australia

2005

Smoke: Campfire Group and other commissioned works, FireWorks Gallery, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

2004

Papunya: Painters of the Western Desert, Addison Galleries, NSW, Australia; Peintres Pintupi, Galerie DAD, Mantes-la-Jolie, France

2004

Big Country Exhibition, Gallery Gondwana, Alice Springs, NT, Australia

2002

Journeys of the Pintupi – Gallery Gondwana, Alice Springs, NT, Australia

2001

Recent Paintings by Walala Tjapaltjarri and ‘Dr’ George Tjapaltjarri – Coo-ee Aboriginal Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW, Australi

2001

‘Dreamtime: The Light and the Dark’, Sammlung Essl, Klosterneuburg, Vienna, Austria

2000-01

The Art of Place Exhibition, Australian Heritage Commission, National Tour

2000

‘My Country - Journeys of our Ancestors’ Ancient Earth Indigenous Art, Cairns, QLD, Australia

2000

Walala Tjapaltjarri and Dr George Tjapaltjarri – Coo-ee Aboriginal Art Gallery, Sydney, NSW, Australia

2000

Songlines: Walala Tjapaltjarri & Dorothy Napangardi, Rebecca Hossack Gallery, London, UK

2000

Songlines Gallery (Feb-Apr), San Francisco, USA

2000

Stephane Jacob (Mar-Apr), Paris, France

2000

Lines, FireWorks Gallery, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

2000

Landmarks Exhibition, Dar Festival, Brisbane Powerhouse, QLD, Australia

2000

17th National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Award, Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory, Darwin, NT, Australia

2000

Melbourne Art Fair 2000, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

1999

Tingari Cycle, FireWorks Gallery, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

1999

Recent Works by Walala Tjapaltjarri and Warlimpirrnga Tjapaltjarri, Rebecca Hossack Gallery, London, Englan

1999

‘Painting the Desert’ Alliance Francaise de Canberra, ACT, Australia

1999

16th Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Award, Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory, Darwin, NT, Australia

1999

‘Spirit Country’ The California Palace of the Legion of Honour, San Francisco, USA

1998

‘Tingari-My Dreaming’, Japingka Gallery, Fremantle, WA, Australia

1997

14th Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Award, Darwin, NT, Australia

COLLECTIONS

AMP Investments Australia, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Axiom Funds Management, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Gantner Myer Aboriginal Art Collection

CNC International Corporation, Sydney, NSW, Australia

Deutsche Morgan Grenfell, Perth, WA, Australia

El Paso Energy International Co, Houston, Texas

Epic Energy Australia, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Flinders University, Adelaide, SA, Australia

Hastings Funds Management, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

Kaplan & Levi Collection, Seattle, USA

The Kelton Foundation, Santa Monica, USA

Melbourne Museum, Carlton, VIC, Australia

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, ACT, Australia

Private Collections

COMMISSION

2003

Tingari Sculpture Crown Casino, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

BIBLIOGRAPHY

‘Nangara – The Australian Aboriginal Art Exhibition’ from the Ebes Collection, The Gallery of Dreamings, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1996

‘Spirit Country’ The California Palace of the Legion of Honour, San Francisco, USA, 1999

‘Painting the Desert’ Alliance Francaise de Canberra and the French Embassy, 1999

Maud Girard-Geslan and Luc Chailleu


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