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Posts tagged "Desert Mob"

40 Woodblocks; 40 Art Centres!

Seen here as they are installed at the Araluen Arts Centre are most of the 40 woodblock prints we have just completed for the 40 Desart-affiliated Art Centres of Central Australia. Each community selected an artist to work on the block we provided and Tash and Beth have worked tirelessly to complete the editions of...

The Desert Mob Panel finally revealed

Basil Hall Editions’ staff Basil and Beth have just returned from the opening of the 20th Desert Mob exhibition in Alice Springs. Also on show were the 40 new woodcuts we have been editioning and our fabulous Desert Mob Panel, seen here at Araluen Arts Centre, where it will be on show until October 24....

Ali Curung comes to BHE

Seen here are Selma Downs from Arlpwe Art & Culture at Ali Curung, BHE printer Natasha Rowell and Arlpwe Co-ordinator, Ian Grieve. The girls are holding Selma’s freshly-drilled woodblock for the Desert Mob Panel Project.

Warakurna and Papunya visitors at Telstra time!

During the Telstra Awards weekend in August we have had plenty of visitors. Basil was really happy to welcome Dorcas Bennett, Judith Chambers and Mrs Porter (front) from Warakurna Artists (Judith did the Tjanpi design on our first Desert Mob box in the blog below) and also Patrick and Isobel Major and Kasumi Ejiri (at...

Collectors! 40 beautiful woodblocks in a Tjanpi box

Here is the first look at our new 20th Anniversary Desert Mob folio box, containing prints from each of the 40 Desart-affiliated art centres in Central Australia, APY Lands, the Barkly, Kimberley, Western Desert and Northern goldfields of Western Australia.With a specially commissioned Tjanpi Weavers piece on each box, this is a collectors’ item. There...

The 20th Anniversary Desert Mob Panel

Basil & Beth inking up a background blockTash & Mats check one of the early proofs of Panel section 1Maya glues down a series of eight woodblocks for Panel section 2Mats applies a finishing touch to Panel section 1And a better shot of our visiting Chilean printmaker, MayaIn this very spot in a few weeks, we...