Exhibition of Arts d'Océanie at Galerie DAD to coincide with the opening of the Musée du Quai Branly in Paris (2006).
Published Thursday, 11 May 2006With the opening of the Musée du Quai Branly Australian indigenous art is well represented in the private galleries as well.
Galerie DAD, is currently exhibiting an exceptional collection of sculptures and artefacts from Vanuatu combined with an extraordinary body of work by renowned Australian Indigenous artists featuring work by John Mawurndjul and Ningura Naparrula of the Australian Indigenous Art Commission at the Musée du Quai Branly.
Other artists on exhibition: Kay Lindjuwanga, Ivan Namirrkki and Ronnie Tjampitjinpa.
The exhibition Arts d'Océanie will run from the 27th of April until the 30th of June to be officially opened on Saturday the 13th of May under the patronage of Her Excellency Penelope Wensley AO Ambassador of Australia to France and in the presence of the Président du Conseil Général des Yvelines, Pierre Bédier.
This exhibition, a celebration of the opening of Musée du Quai Branly in Paris, has been curated by Alison Dalbis.
You can find the exhibition online in english at this link