Kudditji Kngwarreye, 12th May to 9th June. A Celebration of Indigenous Brilliance.

Kudditji Kngwarreye, 12th May to 9th June. A Celebration of Indigenous Brilliance.





 [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 the 12th of May,2024, the prestigious Mandel Aboriginal Art Gallery, nestled at 673 Heidelberg Road in Alphington, Victoria, is hosting a remarkable exhibition showcasing the awe-inspiring works of the revered Indigenous artist, Kudditji Kngwarreye. We have opened a special room inside the gallery for the exhibition. We have more  than 100 of Kngwarreye's beautiful and impressive paintings in different sizes to display.

Kudditji Kngwarreye's artistic journey is a testament to the rich tapestry of Australia's Indigenous heritage. His paintings are a vivid fusion of ancestral techniques and contemporary visions, weaving together the ancient narratives of the Anmatyerr people with the vibrancy of the modern world. Each canvas is a mesmerizing portal, transporting viewers to realms where color, form, and symbolism converge, revealing the depths of Kngwarreye's cultural ancestry.

Highlights of the Exhibition

  • Dreamtime Unveiled: Prepare to be transported to the realm of the Dreamtime, where Kngwarreye's masterful brushstrokes bring to life the sacred stories, landscapes, and spiritual odysseys that have shaped his people's existence.
  • Untitled (Dreamtime Story) 1995 - Large-scale canvas depicting his Dreaming stories through intricate dot work
  • Emu Ritual 1992 - Vibrant depiction of an emu ceremonial dance, a sacred men's ritual
  • My Country 2005 - Expansive dotted landscape celebrating his connection to Utopia lands
  • Artistic Storytelling: Kngwarreye'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 Kngwarreye's most iconic and sought-after masterpieces.


Exhibition Details

Start Date: May 12th to June 9th, 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

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

Immerse yourself in the captivating world of Kudditji Kngwarreye's art and embark on a journey that transcends boundaries and celebrates the enduring spirit of Australia's First Peoples. This extraordinary exhibition is an opportunity not to be missed.

We eagerly await your presence at this unforgettable cultural event.

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