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The life & times of Albert Namatjira / by Ken McGregor.

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ISBN 9781922252340
Author McGregor, Ken (author)
Title The life & times of Albert Namatjira / by Ken McGregor.
Other title Life and times of Albert Namatjira.
Publisher &/or associated date/s Melbourne, Vic. : Badger Editions, 2021.
Description 448 pages : illustrations ; 31 cm.
Note Includes index, a list of works, solo exhibitions, selected group exhibitions and collections.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents By the grace of god, I am what I am -- 1. European colonisation, the Hermannsburg Mission -- 2. Ilia, Elea, Albert -- 3. A departure from abstract designs and symbols -- 4. An ambitious man with natural abilities -- 5. Albert. Namatjira Albert. Albert Namatjira -- 6. Success and bureaucracy -- 7. Achieving equality and Aboriginal rights -- 8. Leaving the Northern Territory -- 9. Against the backdrop of success -- 10. Citizenship and institutionalised racism -- 11. Morris Soak -- 12. By the grace of God, I am what I am.
Conditions of access Not for Inter-library loan.
Summary During the past four years the artists at Iltja Ntjarra (Many Hands) Art Centre in Alice Springs have worked closely with Ken McGregor to tell the story about the life and times of the famous artist Albert Namatjira.
Subjects Namatjira, Albert, -- 1902-1959
Namatjira, Enos, -- 1920-1966
Namatjira, Oscar, -- 1922-1991
Namatjira, Ewald, -- 1930-1984
Namatjira, Keith, -- 1937-1977
Namatjira, Maurice, -- 1939-1977
Battarbee, Rex, -- 1893-1973
Albrecht, F. W. (Friedrich Wilhelm), 1894-1984
Namatjira, Rubina, -- 1903-1974
Iltja Ntjarra Many Hands Art Centre (Alice Springs, N.T.)
Artists, Aboriginal Australian -- 20th century
Painting, Aboriginal Australian -- 20th century
Artists, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia, Central
Landscape painters -- Australia, Central -- Biography
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Central -- Biography
Arrernte / Aranda people (C8) (NT SG53-02)
Ntaria / Hermannsburg (South Central NT SF53-13)
Watercolour painting
Art - Painting - Watercolour
Art - Subjects - Landscapes
Art - Exhibitions
History - Biographies - Indigenous
Religions - Christianity - Missions
Government policy - Assimilation
Politics and Government - Civil rights and citizenship
Politics and Government - Political action - Civil rights
Race relations - Racial discrimination
Race relations - Racial discrimination - Housing
Race relations - Racial discrimination - Economic
Health - Cardiovascular system
Economics - Taxation
Substance use - Alcohol
Law enforcement - Offences - Disorderly conduct
Western Arrarnta people C47
Artists, Aboriginal Australian -- Northern Territory -- Hermannsburg
Painters -- Northern Territory -- Biography
Art - Artists - Men
Watercolour painting, Australian -- Aboriginal artists
Watercolour painting
Art, Aboriginal Australian
Painters, Aboriginal Australian
Art, Aboriginal Australian
Landscape painting
Painters, Aboriginal Australian -- Biography
Watercolour painting
Landscape painting -- Australia
Ntaria / Hermannsburg (South Central NT SF53-13)
Ikuntji / Haasts Bluff (South Central NT SF52-16)
Ormiston Gorge (South Central NT SF53-13)
Standley Chasm (South Central NT SF53-13)
Mount Sonder (South Central NT SF53-13)
Glen Helen (South Central NT SF53-13)
Macdonnell Ranges (South Central NT SF53-13, SF53-14)
Palm Valley (South Central NT SG53-01)
Areyonga (South Central NT SG53-01)
Mparntwe / Alice Springs (South Central NT SF53-14)
Cleland Hills (South Central NT SF52-16)
Papunya (South Central NT SF52-16)
Other Authors &/or Associated Persons Rubuntja, Mervyn, 1958- (writer of foreword)
Call number 2021.020
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