Maningrida Arts & Culture - Art Exhibition - Michael Reid Gallery

Maningrida Arts & Culture
Maningrida Arts & Culture

24 Sep - 17 Oct 2020

MANINGRIDA Arts & Culture is a pre-eminent site of contemporary cultural expression and art-making, abundant with highly collectable art and emerging talent.

Through their homelands resource organisation, Bawinanga Aboriginal Corporation, artists turned an art trade that began just over 50 years ago into an arts and cultural enterprise.

Ways of learning and schools of art in Arnhem Land are based around a system of passing knowledge and information on to others. The art here has its genesis in body design, rock art and cultural practices, in concert with more than 50 years of collaborations, travel and political action to retain ownership of country. Values and law are expressed through language, imagery, manikay (song), bunggul (dance), doloppo bim (bark painting), sculptures, and kun-madj (weaving) – the arts.

Maningrida Arts & Culture is based on Kunibídji country in Arnhem Land in Australia’s Northern Territory. The area where artists live encompasses 7,000 square kilometres of land and sea, and over 100 clan estates, where people speak more than 12 distinct languages. Aboriginal people in this region are still on country, surviving and resilient because their country is the centre of their epistemology, their belief system, culture – djang.

  • Samson Bonson
    Mimih Spirit, 2019

    132 × 4 × 3 cm

    SOLD

  • Samson Bonson
    Mimih Spirit, 2019

    167 × 6 × 4.5 cm
    $2,400
  • Samson Bonson
    Mimih Spirit, 2020

    118.5 × 6 × 4 cm

    SOLD

  • Samson Bonson
    Mimih Spirit, 2020

    134 × 5 × 4 cm

    SOLD

  • Samson Bonson
    Mimih Spirit, 2019

    104 × 5 × 3 cm

    SOLD

  • Samson Bonson
    Mimih Spirit, 2019

    167 × 7 × 6.5 cm
    $4,000
  • Samson Bonson
    Mimih Spirit, 2019

    183 × 9 × 6 cm

    SOLD

  • Samson Bonson
    Mimih Spirit, 2019

    135 × 5 × 3 cm

    SOLD

  • Samson Bonson
    Mimih Spirit, 2018

    190 × 11 × 10 cm
    $8,000
  • Annibell Marrngamarrnga
    Small Yawkyawk, 2018

    120 × 6 × 2 cm

    SOLD

  • Annibell Marrngamarrnga
    Yawkyawk, 2018

    218 × 92 cm

    SOLD

  • Annibell Marrngamarrnga
    Yawkyawk, 2018

    218 × 73 cm

    SOLD

  • Don Djorlom
    Mimih Spirit, 2019

    119.5 × 5 × 5.5 cm

    SOLD

  • Don Djorlom
    Yawkyawk, 2019

    177 × 11 × 9 cm
    $4,100
  • Eleazer Nangukwirrk
    Wak Wak, 2020

    179 × 25 × 23 cm
    $5,500
  • Ivan Namirrkki
    Karrbarda (Yam), 2020

    153 × 35 × 2 cm
    $3,100
  • Jack Nawilil
    (Ceremonial Object), 2020

    175 × 9 × 10 cm
    $3,900
  • Kenan Namunjdja
    Kunkurra (The Spiralling Wind), 2020

    88 × 33 cm

    SOLD

  • Kenan Namunjdja
    Kunkurra (The Spiralling Wind), 2019

    75 × 32 cm

    SOLD

  • Kenan Namunjdja
    Kunkurra (The Spiralling Wind), 2019

    101 × 29 cm

    SOLD

  • Marcus Diljarama Pascoe
    Warraburnburn, 2020

    130 × 8 × 9 cm

    SOLD

  • Marcus Diljarama Pascoe
    Warraburnburn, 2020

    138 × 8 × 7 cm

    SOLD

  • Marcus Diljarama Pascoe
    Warraburnburn, 2020

    164 × 10 × 13 cm

    SOLD

  • Marcus Diljarama Pascoe
    Warraburnburn, 2020

    163 × 10 × 9 cm

    SOLD

  • Owen Yalandja
    Ngalkodjek Yawkyawk, 2019

    88 × 5 × 4 cm
    $3,200
  • Paul Nabulumo Namarinjmak
    Djulng, 2018

    181 × 22 × 22 cm

    SOLD

  • Paul Nabulumo Namarinjmak
    Namarrkon the Lightning Spirit, 2019

    107 × 43 cm
    $4,900
  • Paul Nabulumo Namarinjmak
    Ngalyod (Rainbow Serpent), 2020

    138 × 24 cm
    $3,900
  • Paul Nabulumo Namarinjmak
    Wardbukarrawardbukarra, 2018

    144 × 86 cm
    $5,200
  • Serena Bonson
    Warraburnburn, 2020

    132.5 × 10 × 9 cm

    SOLD

  • Serena Bonson
    Warraburnburn, 2020

    147.5 × 10 × 9 cm

    SOLD

  • Serena Bonson
    Warraburnburn, 2020

    81 × 9 × 8.5 cm

    SOLD

  • Serena Bonson
    Warraburnburn, 2020

    156 × 13 × 12 cm

    SOLD

  • Owen Yalandja
    Lorrkkon, 2020

    167 × 18 × 21 cm

    SOLD

  • Carlos Namunjdja
    Yabbie and Waterhole (Ngarn), 2019

    127 × 40 cm
    $2,200
  • Paul Nabulumo Namarinjmak
    Djung, 2018

    178 × 49 cm
    $6,100
  • Paul Nabulumo Namarinjmak
    Ngalyod at Kubumi, 2019

    290 × 22 cm
    $15,500
  • Ivan Namirrkki
    Mimih Spirit, 2018

    270 × 41 × 12 cm
    $8,200
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