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Emily Kam Kngwarray Painter, 1914-1996

In Australia, Art, Travel by tony1 Comment

Featured Image: Detail from Wild Yam V 1995, Hassall Collection Sydney, 153 x 243 cm    Breadtag Sagas ©: Author Tony,  1 March 2024 When I was at school (a very long time ago) the corridors were festooned with dark dusty copies of impressionists and probably even a Vermeer. When I first went to Paris, I was gobsmacked by the …

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The Search Conference Fred Emery

In The rest by tony5 Comments

Featured Image: Merrelyn Emery Ed. Searching: for new directions, in new ways for new times, Centre for Continuing Education, Australian National University 1976. Breadtag Sagas ©: Author Tony,  4 August 2022 Several things coming together at once prompted me to think about Fred Emery’s ideas and my involvement in them from 1979 to the end of the 1990s. First was …