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Julie Dowling Icon to a stolen child: Perfect 1998



AGWA curator Carly Lane


  Julie Dowling – Babanyu (Friends for life)

  3 February – 13 August 2018 | FREE

  WESTERN AUSTRALIAN

  CURATED BY CARLY LANE,

  ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER ART

 




This display will bring together highlights from the Gallery’s considerable holdings of the work of First Nation WA artist Julie Dowling. It will explore the various pictorial techniques she has used across more than twenty years as she movingly brings together the personal, the political and the familial.

Julie Dowling Black Madonna: Omega 2004    Julie Dowling Is it ok to be two things at once 1996

 

 

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Julie Dowling
Icon to a stolen child: Perfect 1998
synthetic polymer paint, red ochre and gold on canvas
40.0 x 35.3 cm
State Art Collection, Art Gallery of Western Australia
Purchased 1998
© Julie Dowling / licensed by Viscopy, 2018

Julie Dowling
Black Madonna: Omega 2004
synthetic polymer paint, red ochre, glitter and metallic paint on canvas
120 x 100 cm
State Art Collection, Art Gallery of Western Australia
Gift of Brigitte Braun, 2017
© Julie Dowling / licensed by Viscopy, 2018

Julie Dowling
Is it ok to be two things at once 1996
synthetic polymer paint, red ochre and blood on canvas
104 x 65 cm
State Art Collection, Art Gallery of Western Australia
Purchased 1996
© Julie Dowling / licensed by Viscopy, 2018

 




 




 

 


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