Art | Exhibition
From Bark to Neon, on display at The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, celebrates Indigenous art in Australia.
Featured Artists: Paddy Compass Namadbara, Albert Namatjira, Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri, Rover Thomas, Trevor Nickolls, Lin Onus, Emily Kam Kngwarray, Sally Gabori, Brook Andrew, Ginger Riley, Michael Cook, Nyapanyapa Yunupingu and Destiny Deacon
It looks at major artists across time and place who have been at the forefront in creating new forms of expression and in maintaining and regenerating customary cultural practices and iconography. This positive and powerful exhibition will introduce audiences to some of the most significant works by Indigenous artists in the NGV Collection and will explore some watershed moments in the history of Australian art.