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New Year welcomes new works from two exponents of aboriginal art

Alcaston Gallery will honour the beginning of the 2016 exhibition calendar with a showcase of dynamic new paintings from two celebrated aboriginal art practitioners. Freddy Ken and Ray Ken hail from the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Lands, South Australia, and both have a lasting connection with Tjala Arts, the Aboriginal owned and managed centre that sells artwork read more

Aboriginal Art Ray Ken

Naomi Hobson exhibition extends the scope of aboriginal art

Naomi Hobson’s upcoming exhibition with Alcaston Gallery marks a significant new chapter for the artist. Emerging as a highly regarded practitioner in aboriginal art, the far north Queensland painter’s beginnings at Alcaston Gallery were promising, with her debut exhibition in 2013 a sell-out; in this her fourth solo exhibition with the gallery, titled ‘Ngaachi Ngunama read more

Aboriginal Art Form over line - Naomi Hobson's latest work takes a new direction