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Bibliography of Torres Straits art.

Douglas Fraser

Bibliography of Torres Straits art.

by Douglas Fraser

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Published by Library, Museum of Primitive Art in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, Torres Strait Islander -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreBibliography.
    SeriesPrimitive art bibliographies,, no. 1
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ5961.T6 F7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination6 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5594794M
    LC Control Number68000329

    Thursday Island, Torres Strait. Born , Waiben, Queensland (Torres Strait) Lives and works in Cairns, Queensland Brian Robinson was born in and grew up in the idyllic tropical surroundings of the Torres Strait Islands, located between the tip of Cape York Peninsula and Papua New Guinea. Colin Hooper is the author of Torres Strait - Cape York ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), No Peace for the Wicked ( avg rating.

    Winner of the Australian Christian Book of the Year award. Compiled by award-winning Australian author Christobel Mattingley and Bible Society Australia's Louise Sherman, Our Mob, God's Story is an art book with a difference! It features over works in an exciting variety of styles and stories by over 65 established and emerging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists. Gelam The Man from Moa. A Legend of The People of The Torres Strait Islands by Gela, Anne Abednego and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Gelam the Man from Moa: a Legend of the People of the Torres Strait Islands by Gela, Anne Abednego - AbeBooksBook Edition: First Printing.

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art explores the effects of Queensland government policies on urban First Nation artists. While such art has often been misinterpreted as derivative lesser copies of ‘true’ Indigenous works, this book unveils new histories and understandings about the mixed.   Torres Strait rock-art Available records reveal the presence of thirty-three rock-art sites (paintings, stencils and engravings) on Torres Strait islands (for overviews see Cole and David ; McNiven et al. in press b; McNiven and David in press) (Figure 1).


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Genre/Form: Bibliography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Fraser, Douglas, Bibliography of Torres Straits art. New York: Library, Museum of. This book features stories upon stories, alongside prose and poetry, from around Nungas, telling their very real stories, many of which have never been published.

From the imposition of clothes, employment and education to land rights and gender discrimination, each story illustrates the destruction of Author: Ellie Griffiths.

This is the twelfth book in the series International Straits of the World which describes the geography of a narrow waterway linking two seas and its relevance to shipping, economic development, and social welfare in the region, especially examining the legal status of the strait and its international relations.

As a central focus, this study addresses the legal status of the Strait in the Cited by: 4. References to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander authors or communities need to note, when the information is provided with the resource: the Nation or Country and/or language group of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander author or community; where the Country is located.

If the author is not known we use Unrecorded in place of the : Mirdula K. References to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander authors/communities need to note, when the information is included with the resource: the Nation or Country and/or language group of the author or community; where the Country is located.

If the author is not known use Unrecorded in place of the : Mirdula K. In line with decisions made by the National Cabinet as communicated by the NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, the Art Gallery of New South Wales is currently closed but will reopen to the public on 1 June. The Gallery will be observing strict physical distancing and hygiene measures to protect the health of all visitors and staff and minimise the spread of COVID (coronavirus) in the State.

So for parents and teachers looking to introduce children to the many worlds of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, Magabala Books is a good place to : Ambelin Kwaymullina. Designed for both non-Indigenous and Indigenous nurses and midwives who will work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients, this book addresses the relationship between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and mainstream health services, and.

The Torres Strait is a strait which lies between Australia and the Melanesian island of New Guinea. It is approximately km wide at its narrowest extent. To the south is Cape York Peninsula, the northernmost extremity of the Australian mainland. To the north is the Western Province of Papua New Guinea.

It is named after navigator Luís Vaz de Torres, who passed through the Strait in Basin countries: Australia, Papua New Guinea. Dance is a very important form of story-telling in the Torres Strait Islands. Striking dance ornaments such as the dhari masks and headdresses were traditionally made for rituals and performances, and have now developed into highly coveted sculptural art objects.

Ken Thaiday Snr (b) is famous for his shark dance : David Wroth. The Torres Strait Islands are a group of small islands which lie in the straits separatingCape York Peninsula in far northern Queensland from the island of New Guinea. They form part of the Australian nation, and their Indigenous artists form a distinctive group within the Aboriginal art regions.

Browse all Find out about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, history, culture, and rights.

History Understanding where we come from helps us shape a better future. Culture Experience the diversity of the longest continuous cultures in the world. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander work of art.

National Gallery of Australia website information page: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art: Ramingining Artists-Central Arnhem Land: The Aboriginal Memorial National Gallery of Australia website link: Collection: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artFile Size: 1MB.

Torres Strait artists such as Alick Tipoti are renowned for their intricate lino art and their work is on display in museums around the world. And, if you’re more of a sculpture-enthusiast, visit the Cairns Art Gallery to admire handmade masks, traditional artefacts and headdresses.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xviii, pages: illustrations, maps ; 25 cm. Contents: Background: Rock-art and the Torres Strait region --Social organization and interaction in the Torres Strait region --Understanding and recording Torres Strait rock art --Torres Strait rock art: rock paintings of: Dauan, Iama, Pulu, Badu, Mua, Zurath, Kirriri, Muralag.

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Sydney, Australian National University Press,   IAD Press is an Indigenous publishing house specialising in the production of books about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art, culture, biography and language. Magabala Books, based in Western Australia, is a not-for-profit organisation that works to preserve, develop and promote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures.

Search Collections. AIATSIS holds the world's largest collection dedicated to Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and histories. Mura ® Mura is a word from the Ngunnawal language meaning pathway. Search MURA ® for manuscript, books, serials, photographic.

The following bibliography is a response to client requests for alternative works which highlight Aboriginal and Torres Strait stories, art, culture and history and which may have been overlooked in the debates surrounding Native Title. This publication encourages educators to prioritise artists and their stories, make connections to the lives of students at all levels and expose them to the diversity of art made by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists.

Peppered with suggested activities for students during special times of the year (such as Reconciliation Week, Anzac Day, Science Week, Book Week and International. The author rediscovered an ancient reef entry and charted a direct route through the reef and the Torres Strait Islands.

The guide includes numerous, charts, waypoints and anchorages, making the the passage a safer, shorter and even pleasant : Ken Hellewell. 6 Books for NAIDOC Week - Reading Australia There are two key weeks dedicated to celebrating Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture and history, and raising awareness about the issues faced t oday by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.As a diver, John Singe survived shark attack and frequently faced the Strait’s unpredictable moods when sailing the waters from Cape York to Papua New Guinea.

Hunting and fishing expeditions also provided him with an unexpected well as charting one man’s Indiana Jones-like adventures, this entertaining book voyages across Cited by: 1.