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Mavis Ngallametta

CURRICULUM VITAE

Born 10 August 1944

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015 New Paintings, Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney
2014 Cairns Indigenous Art Fair, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns
2014 New Paintings, Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney
2013 Three Paintings, Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney
2012 Ikalath, Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2012 CIAF Curators Exhibition, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns
2012 Cairns Indigenous Art Fair, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns
2012 Echo of the Land, Aptos Cruz Gallery, Stirling
2012 The Long Tide, Contemporary Ghostnet Art, Artisan, Fortitude Valley
2011 Aurukun New Paintings and Sculptures, Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney
2011 Cairns Indigenous Art Fair, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns
2010 Before Time Today: Reinventing Tradition in Aboriginal Art from Aurukun, The University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane
2010 Ach Umpan, Andrew Baker Art Dealer, Brisbane
2010 Cairns Indigenous Art Fair, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns
2010 The Women Show, Annual Aboriginal Women artists, Vivien Anderson Gallery, Melbourne
2010 Selected Recent Acquisitions, The University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane
2010 Aurukun Artist, Aptos Cruz Gallery, Adelaide
2010 Aurukun Artists, Canopy Art Space, Cairns
2009 Aurukun Artists: Yuk Wiy Min (Wood and Other Things), Andrew Baker Art Dealer, Brisbane
2009 Aurukun Sculptures, Gabrielle Pizzi Gallery, Melbourne
2009 I’Nageen; Sculptures and Painting from Aurukun, Cooe Aboriginal Gallery, Sydney
2009 Cairns Indigenous Art Fair, Cairns Regional Gallery, Cairns
2008 Aurukun Artists: Wiy min yumpan ngamp (We made all this), Andrew Baker Art Dealer,    Brisbane
2008 From Cape to Cove, The Holmes à Court Gallery, Perth
2007 Puulway: Wik And Kugu Totems Cotemporary Australian Sculpture from Aurukun, Gabrielle Pizzi Gallery, Melbourne
2006 Aurukun: Fibre Works, Andrew Baker Art Dealer, Brisbane
2005-07 Woven Forms: Contemporary Basket Making in Australia, Travelling Exhibition, Object Gallery, Sydney; FORM, Perth; Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, Victoria; Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery, New South Wales; Manning Regional Art Gallery, Taree; Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery, Launceston; FORM Gallery, Port Headland, Perth; Tucker Regional Art Gallery,     Townsville; Gladstone Regional Art Gallery, Queensland; Museum of Brisbane, Queensland; and the JamFactory, Adelaide                    
2005 The Woven Purpose, Craft Queensland, Brisbane
2005 Pattern Recognition: Contemporary Australasian Object Making, Travelling Exhibition, Craft Queensland, Brisbane; Noosa Regional Gallery, Queensland; Gladstone Regional Art Gallery       and Museum, Queensland; Object Gallery, Sydney

AWARDS

2013 Telstra General Painting Award
2004 Community Arts Achievement Award, Western Cape College, Weipa, Queensland

COLLECTIONS

Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane
Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Griffith University, Brisbane
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
The University of Queensland, Brisbane
Parliament House Collection, Canberra
The Pat Corrigan Collection
Holmes à Court Collection
The Ray Wilson Collection
Various Private Collections

BIBLIOGRAPHY
 
Butler, Sally (editor) Before Time today, Reinventing Tradition in Aurukun Aboriginal Art, 2010, University of Queensland Press, St Lucia
Albert, Tony, New creation in Aurukun Ceremonial Art, in Blak On Blak, Artlink, 2010, Volume 30 #1, Adelaide
Aurukun Artists: Yuk Wiy Min (Wood and Other Things), Andrew Baker Art Dealer, Brisbane, 2009 [ex. cat.]
Aurukun Artists: Wiy min yumpan ngamp (We made all this), Andrew Baker Art Dealer, Brisbane, 2008 [ex. cat.]
Demozay, Marion. Gatherings II, 2006, Keeaira Press, Southport
Parkes, Brian (editor). Woven Forms: Contemporary basket making in Australia, 2005, Object: Australian Centre for Craft and Design, Surry Hills, NSW, 2005 [ex. cat.]

 

 

 

Solo Exhibitions

2015
2014 CIAF
2014