Published 01 June 2020
Looks at the art practice of Victorian artist Gayle Maddigan.
Describes the vital and valuable Aboriginal artists in residence program at the Flinders University of South Australia.
Published June 1990
Article about the artist and her works from Western Australia.
Paddy inherited his unique style of painting form his father and father before him. It is the old 'style'.
Explores Aboriginal radio in far north Queensland.
The people of Utopia have been making important visual images for thousands of years, on their bodies and ceremonial objects. In 1977 these images leapt onto lengths of silk via the batik technique and it was in this medium that the women of Utopia went on to establish a reputation for themselvs with their powerful images and distinctive style.
There can be few artists who live and work in such isolation as does Jimmy Pike. His isolation is not merely geographical, though our camp on the edge of the Great Sandy Desert is two and a half hours' drive in dry weather from Fitzroy Crossing and inaccessible in dry weather, but also social and artistic.
"In January 1989, I attended the second national Black Playwrights conference. I arrived at this conference feeling very unsure and insecure with nine small scenes which I had hoped would turn in to a play."
Looks at the artist's co-operative Boomalli located in Sydney NSW.
Article which looks at Tandanya - Australia's first Aboriginal Cultural Institute located in Adelaide South Australia.
Aboriginal poet Ken Canning ( Burraga Gutya) looks at the nature of poetry. 3 poems of Burraga Gutya included in the issue.
Looks at the art practice of two artists from the Cairns College of TAFE and the Associate Diploma of Art.
Examines the Desert Designs Company formed by Stephen Culley and David Wroth which began in the early 1980s.