Judy Napangardi Watson, "Mini Mina Jukurrpa, (Women’s Dreaming)," 2004: The Kluge-Ruhe Collection presents "Yuru-Yurula: Women's Paintings from Yuendumu," an exhibition of acrylic works by women from Yuendumu, an Aboriginal community in the Tanami Desert of Central Australia. Artists featured include Judy Napangardi Watson, Bessie Nakamarra Sims, Andrea Nungarrayi Martin, Betsy Napangardi Lewis, and others. 400 Worrell Dr. 244-0234.
National Gallery of Victoria
Uta Uta Tjangala, Pintupi, c.1926-90 Women’s Dreaming (1972) synthetic polymer paint on composition board. Australia.
Kate Kelly (aka Catherine Ada Kelly) (12 July 1863 - October 1898) was the sister of famous Australian outlaw Ned Kelly. It is believed she drowned in Lake Forbes, a small pond situated in the middle of Forbes, while saving an Aboriginal child that was in trouble during a flood of the lake. She was buried in Forbes Cemetery, aged 36.
During World War II, Faith Bandler served in the Australian Women’s Land Army where she received less pay than white women doing the same work. Motivated by this injustice, she initiated a campaign for equal pay for Indigenous workers upon her discharge.
Edith Cowan, politician and the first woman elected to an Australian parliament.
In honour of International Women's Day, let's celebrate the Aussie ladies who have made history.
First Australian - Australian Aborigine (Girl) Shoalhaven Dist. N.S.W. Date(s) of creation:  Photograph printed in 1933 from original negatives taken by Henry King in the 1890s.
Self-Rescuing Princess Society
Margaret Tucker (18 March 1904 – 23 August 1996) Margaret Tucker was an Indigenous Australian activist and writer. Margaret Tucker was born at Warrangesda Mission to William Clements, a Wiradjuri man...
A turning point for east Kimberley artists
Four leading Warmun artists from Western Australia are in Melbourne for the opening of their respective exhibitions at three prestigious inner-city galleries, and some of the works include their impressions of the region's floods last year.
Lowitja (Lois) O'Donoghue - Introduction
Home page for the Lowitja (Lois) O'Donoghue section of Film Australia's Australian Biography Online site. This website also offers extensive interviews (video and text), as well as comprehensive study notes, teaching resources, and links to related web sites. It features remarkable and inspiring individuals who have had a major impact on Australian cultural, political and social life.
Australian Aboriginal woman and child, Queensland, ca. 1870 [picture].
"A Gin & Piccaninny" (old terms for a an Australian Aboriginal woman and an Aboriginal child). Photo taken between 1868 and 1872. Part of Scrapbook, Australia, 1868-1872, collected by C.H. Allen during a journey around the world
Aboriginal model Samantha Harris a sensation at Australian Fashion Week
samantha harris aboriginal model | Aboriginal model Samantha Harris, 19, is scheduled to appear for 18 ...