Hundreds of art lovers attended the official opening of the Emily Museum by the Hon Richard Alston on 6th May, each celebrating the genius of Emily Kame Kngwarreye.
The Emily Museum will exhibit ever-changing displays from its collection of more than 250 works by Emily – arguably the most successful and best known Aboriginal artist in Australia.
Temporary smaller exhibitions highlighting the brilliance, uniqueness and versatility of many of her famous family members including her brother, Kuddtji Kngwarreye, Minnie Pwerle along with her sisters Gayla, Molly and Emily Pwerle, as well as Barbara Weir, Gloria Petyarre, Greeny Purvis and many others from the Anmatyerre/Alyawarra/Kaititja and Alhalkera countries – collectively known as Utopia.
They are again raising funds, and what better way to do it than by offering an in-house Auction? Here’s a look at the catalogue here .
To be held on 9 June on the Museum premises from 4.00pm.
Artist: Emily Kngwarreye, Kuddtji Kngwarreye, Minnie Pwerle, Gayla Pwerle, Molly Pwerle, Emily Pwerle, Barbara Weir, Gloria Petyarre, Greeny Purvis
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