Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Seeing Aboriginal art in the gallery

Morphy, Howard


One of the great embarrassments confronting the art world in the postcolonial context is the recent history of the exclusion of much of the world’s ‘artistic’ production from the hallowed walls of the fine art galleries of the West (Sally Price’s ‘civilised places’). One might ask: how was it that it was excluded for so long and who is to blame for keeping all this art out? However, rather than attributing blame, it is much more interesting to analyse the historical process of...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2009-09-22T02:26:33Z
Type: Journal article
Source: Humanities Research


File Description SizeFormat Image
Morphy_Seeing2001.pdf147.43 kBAdobe PDFThumbnail

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  20 July 2017/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator