News — Tarrise King Aboriginal Artist

Grand Opening - Thursday, September 5th at 6pm

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Grand Opening - Thursday, September 5th at 6pm

Art Mark Gallery is proud to announce its Grand Opening in Fyshwick.  Art Mark Gallery specialises in ethically sourced Indigenous Art.  We are members of the Indigenous Art Code and work closely with Indigenous artists, community-based art centres and Indigenous owned businesses.

Our opening exhibition is the King sisters, Sarrita and Tarisse King who have their Aboriginal heritage from the Gurindji clan, which is located far to the south west of Katherine in the Northern Territory.  Sarrita King and Tarisse King are the daughters of the highly regarded Aboriginal artist, William King Jungala (1966 – 2007).

Sarrita King and Tarisse King grew up in Darwin in the Northern Territory, where connections to Aboriginality and the land were nurtured. Experiences of extreme weather and primal landscape have provided some of the artistic themes for the work.  The paintings provide a personal visual articulation of the earth’s language, where the artists seek to visually communicate the inspiration and ties to the land and keep their ancestral narrative alive by finding new ways to bring the knowledge of the past into the present world.

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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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