Michel Tuffery - Siamani Samoa (German Samoa) Exhibition
June 13-July 14, 2012, Michel Tuffery will show commercially in Australia for the first time in a decade at Andrew Baker Art Dealer in Brisbane Australia. Entitled Siamani Samoa (German Samoa), Michel’s main theme in the exhibition is the German colonial administration of Samoa in the early part of the twentieth century and its ongoing cultural impact. read more »
The exhibition “WALKABOUT - The early art of the Australian Aborigines” at Galerie Meyer - Oceanic Art will offer some 200 pieces from three private European collections.
The inauguration will take place during the opening of PARCOURS des MONDES - the world’s most important Tribal Art fair which takes place in the galleries of Saint Germain-des-Prés every September in Paris. read more »
Header photos (left to right): Performance by Te Pua O Feani, July 21, 2005; Children's Story (Water Dreaming of Two Children), Johnny Warangkula Tjupurrula, acrylic on composition board, 1972; IL IAMB NAI? POMBRAL MOLGA KUNDUL AL? WHO IS THIS PERSON? BLACK OR WHITE? Performance by Michael Mel, April 28, 2007. Rotator photos (numbers one through four): Fiji Project gathering in front of a Masi Kesa from the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology at Cambridge University, Re-presenting Pacific Art. Edited by Karen Stevenson and Virginia-Lee Webb, Australia: Crawford House Publishing, 2010, Dan Taulapapa McMillin, 'O Taulaitu, Acrylic transfer collage and oil paint on canvas, 2012, PAA 11th International Symposium at the University of British Columbia, 2013.