Influences – Geoffrey Bardon

Geoffrey Bardon
I was at Art School with Geoff and thought he was the right person at
the right time when he went as a teacher to Papunya, NT. Through his
writing and promotion of the art of the western desert I have deepened
my interest in Aboriginal art and the art of the South Pacific. Using
unsophisticated materials and simple forms, intricate and delicate art
is being made and is developing into new forms still based on
tradition. The work of John Mawurndjul is an example of this new
form.

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