Willy Tjungurrayi: June 10th to June 25th

Willy Tjungurrayi: June 10th to June 25th


 [Melbourne, Australia] - Art enthusiasts and cultural explorers alike are invited to an extraordinary event that promises to captivate the senses and ignite the soul. From June 10th to June 25th, 2024, the prestigious Mandel Aboriginal Art Gallery, nestled at 673 Heidelberg Road in Alphington, Victoria, will host a remarkable exhibition showcasing the awe-inspiring works of the revered Indigenous artist, Willy Tjungurrayi. We have opened a special room inside the gallery that will display Tjungurrayi's vibrant and mesmerizing paintings in various sizes.

Willy Tjungurrayi's artistic journey is a testament to the rich tapestry of Australia's Indigenous heritage. Tjungurrayi's use of bold colors, intricate patterns, and symbolic imagery brings to life the ancient Dreamtime stories and spiritual connections of his people. Each brushstroke is a window into the rich cultural heritage of Aboriginal Australians.



Highlights of the Exhibition

  • Dreamtime Unveiled: Prepare to be transported to the realm of the Dreamtime, where Tjungurrayi's masterful brushstrokes bring to life the sacred stories, landscapes, and spiritual odysseys that have shaped his people's existence.
  • Tingari Cycle (1998) - Intricate depiction of sacred ceremonial sites and the Tingari ancestors
  • My Father's Country (2010)- Vibrant homage to his traditional lands through layered dotting
  • Artistic Storytelling: Tjungurrayi's works are powerful narratives that transcend boundaries, inviting audiences to explore the rich tapestry of Aboriginal culture through captivating visual tales.
  • Limited Edition Treasures: Art collectors and connoisseurs will have the exclusive opportunity to acquire limited edition prints of Tjungurrayi's most iconic and sought-after masterpieces.






Exhibition Details

📅 Date: June 10th to June 25th, 2024

📍 Venue: Mandel Aboriginal Art Gallery, 673 Heidelberg Rd, Alphington VIC 3078

Gallery Hours:

Saturday 10 am–5 pm

Sunday 11 am–5 pm

Monday 10 am–5 pm

Tuesday 10 am–5 pm

Wednesday 10 am–5 pm

Thursday 10 am–5 pm

Friday 10 am–5 pm

Willy Tjungurrayi is a revered figure in the Indigenous art world, hailing from the Pintupi people of Australia. His extraordinary talent has garnered global acclaim, with his works residing in prestigious public and private collections worldwide. Tjungurrayi's artistic legacy has solidified his position as a trailblazer in the realm of contemporary Indigenous art.

Don't miss this unique chance to surround yourself with the dazzling visuals and deep meaning embodied in Willy Tjungurrayi's artworks. Whether you're an art lover or simply want to experience Australia's Indigenous culture, this exhibition is a must-see event.

Mark your calendars for June 10th to 25th and prepare to be captivated by the artistic brilliance of one of Australia's most celebrated Aboriginal painters at the Mandel Art Gallery.

We eagerly await your presence at this unforgettable cultural event.

Explore Willy's Artistry

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