|A photo from my visit to Rutgers in Dec 2014 of one building where I took art history classes |
next to the Art Library and Zimmerli Art Museum.
|The following photos are from this amazing book: breasts, bodies, canvas: Central Desert Art as Experience |
by Jennifer Loureide Riddle.
|(L) Judy Napangardi Watson Mina Mina Jukurrpa (Mina Mina Dreaming) 2006.|
(R) Dorothy Napangardi Robinson Salt on Mina Mina 2001.
|(L) Rosie Mapurrurla Tasman Kurlukuku 1998.|
(R) Rosie Napurrurla Tasman Yarla 2002.
|Emily Kame Kngwarreye Utopia Panesl (7 of 18) 1996.|
|Photo of a print I purchased of a painting called Rainbow Serpent by Danny Eastwood.|
|Our Lady of Lourdes Oglala Lakota Nation flag|
|Our Lady of Lourdes school covered in snow|
|A spot in the Bandlands National Park where we used to camp|
and would wake up surrounded by bison.
Below are photos of some small pieces I have bought from the Heritage Center.
|Various pieces by Sam Two Bulls|
|Print by King Kuka|
The stunning collection there was humbling to me as an artist. The line between life, art, spirituality and culture was dynamic and powerful. Those paintings challenged me to understand how I am present to my own identity and relationships.
|Me in the sun. In front of a bus.|
If you would like to donate to or learn more about the Red Cloud Heritage Center check out their website.
More information about the AU community can be found here, here and here. Also check out this awesome book about women's painting traditions.