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Art from Milingimbi
taking memories back

Left to right: Binyinyuwuy Rain in the trees c1959 and Trees and flying fox camp c1950s, Art Gallery of New South Wales © Binyinyuwuy Estate. Licensed by Aboriginal Artists Agency, Sydney

Presents the Gallery’s exceptional collection of exquisite bark paintings and sculptural forms from the small island community of Milingimbi in Arnhem Land

This exhibition provides a snapshot of the artistic excellence evident in the community in the 1950s, celebrating the work of Binyinyuwuy, Buranday, Dayngangan, Dawidi, Djäwa, Djimbarrdjimbarrwuy, Lipundja and Makani, alongside the wider artistic practices in the community at the time.

12 Nov 2016 – 29 Jan 2017

Free admission

Temporary exhibitions gallery