Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Sally Gabori: A Great-Grandmother's Traditions in Paint

Ninjiki, 2006, acrylic on canvas, 136 x 151 cm.

My Country, acrylic on linen, 121 x 137 cm.

Dibirdibi Country, 2011, acrylic on linen, 151 x 196 cm.

Sally Gabori w/ her work.

Thundi, 2009, acrylic on linen, 196 x 151 cm.


Paul Behnke said...

Hey Brian,
I think I lost some of your comments on this post---blogger was doing some maintanence...

brian edmonds said...

Hey Paul,

I had just commented that I recently came across the work of Minnie Pwerle. An aboriginal painter that passed in 2006. I had never heard of her even thought I was familiar with aboriginal painting. I found her work to be very contemporary. You can see her work at

Paul Behnke said...

I've seen a little of her work through friends in Australia that collect Aboriginal work. Thanks for the link...I look forward to seeing more of her stuff.