2003, English, Book, Illustrated edition: Piercing the ground : Balgo women's image making and relationship to country / Christine Watson. Watson, Christine (Christine Ann), 1951.

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Piercing the ground : Balgo women's image making and relationship to country / Christine Watson
 
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Physical Description
  • 400 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.
Published
  • Fremantle, W.A. : Fremantle Arts Centre Press, 2003.
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • Piercing the ground : Balgo women's image making and relationship to country /​ Christine Watson.
Author
  • Watson, Christine (Christine Ann), 1951.
Other Authors
  • Brissenden collection.
Published
  • Fremantle, W.A. : Fremantle Arts Centre Press, 2003.
Content Types
  • text
Carrier Types
  • volume
Physical Description
  • 400 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Summary
  • Explores how Balgo women conceive of and produce images and how this embodies their religious beliefs and ceremonial activities in relation to country [from introduction]
Contents
  • 1. Glimpses of Balgo
  • 2. Unravelling Layers of Being and Thought
  • 3. Touching the Ground: Public Sand Drawing
  • 4. Contemporary Painting: Practice and History 1979-2001
  • 5. Touching and the Structures of Ceremony
  • 6. Touching the Ancestors: the Nakarra Nakarra Dreaming Track
  • 7. Dialogue and Transformation: Paintings of the Nakarra Nakarra Dreaming Track
  • 8. Becoming the Dreaming
  • App. Nakarra Nakarra Song Cycle.
Notes
  • Includes index.
  • Bibliography: p. 382-392.
  • Donation. ANU COOP 20120212 Brissenden collection, ANU Library.
  • Signed by author 1 copy.
Other Form
  • Online version Watson, Christine. Piercing the ground. Fremantle, W.A. : Fremantle Arts Centre Press, 2003
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 192073130X
Dewey Number
  • 704.039915
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