Australian Aboriginal Art – Boom to Bust to Beyond Sacred

Australian Aboriginal art, as both a modern art movement and a collector market, has been painting graphic dilemmas for Aboriginal artists, art lovers, collectors and dealers alike. From its non-landscape rebirth on boards and canvas at Papunya Tula in 1971-72, it rode a steadily surging wave until 1988. Brisbane’s World Expo ’88 provided timely exposure […]

Aboriginal Art of Australia – Cultural Artifacts or Contemporary Art?

Australian Aboriginal art that is created in our contemporary era is viewed collectively as cultural artifacts or contemporary art or a combination of both. The Aboriginal Art Movement of the late 20th Century and early 21st Century is the most recent Modern Western Art Movement to produce an intriguing array of artworks to grace the […]