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The King Sisters - Sarrita & Tarisse King - Exhibition July - August - East Hotel, Kingston

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The King Sisters - Sarrita & Tarisse King - Exhibition July - August - East Hotel, Kingston

The King Sisters Exhibition is on display at the East Hotel, Kingston, ACT   Sarrita King and Tarisse King were born in Adelaide, South Australia, and are the daughters of the highly regarded Aboriginal artist, William King Jungala (1966 – 2007).  Sarrita and Tarisse have their Aboriginal heritage from the Gurindji clan, which is located far to the south west of  Katherine in the Northern Territory. The Gurindji came to public attention during the 1960s and 1970s when members employed by the Wave Hill cattle station led a landmark case which became the first successful Aboriginal land rights claim in...

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Warnayaka Exhibition Until July 8th - East Hotel, Kingston, ACT

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Warnayaka Exhibition Until July 8th - East Hotel, Kingston, ACT

The exhibition is a vivid collection of Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Awards finalists: Rosie Napurrula Tasman, Molly Napurrurla Tasman and Lily Nungarrayi Hargraves from Lajamanu, NT.  Lajamanu is a remote Aboriginal community between Darwin and Alice Springs.  The Aboriginal artists of Lajamanu tell their Dreamings in a vivid display of colour and emotion as shown in their paintings.   The exhibition runs until July 8th, 2017. A preview of the exhibition can be found at: https://jaktman-gallery.myshopify.com/collections/exhibition-east-hotel-kingston

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Jaktman Contemporary Art Gallery

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Jaktman Contemporary Art Gallery

Jaktman Contemporary Art Gallery specialises in ethically sourced Aboriginal Art.  We are based in Canberra (Australia's Capital) and operate 'pop-up' exhibitions throughout the year as well as online. Jaktman Gallery opened in 2013 based on a strong desire to promote emerging Aboriginal artists and their Dreamtime stories.  We are passionate about ethically marketing and selling Aboriginal.  We are members of the Australian Indigenous Art code. After many years of collecting and studying Aboriginal art, we had a strong desire to open a gallery dedicated to the artists and their Dreamtime stories.  Our exhibitions are curated and provide high-quality Aboriginal art at a value...

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