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Desert Painting

Featuring the beginnings of the Western Desert art movement from 1971 and the developments since this time. This is a large collecting area with works highlighting the momentum of Desert art through Aboriginal owned art centres throughout the region.

AS 1971:005
Araluen Art Collection. Joint winner of the 1971 Caltex Art Award. Acquired by the Central Australian Art Society. Judge: Jo Caddy. Donated to the Alice Springs Town Council in 1989 for the people of Alice Springs.
AS 1972:001
Araluen Art Collection. Winner of the 1972 Caltex Art Award. Acquired by the Central Australian Art Society. Judges: Tim Guthrie and Neil Douglas. Donated to the Alice Springs Town Council in 1989 for the people of Alice Springs.
AF 1974:005
Araluen Art Collection. Acquired from the 1974 Alice Prize by the Alice Springs Art Foundation. Judge: David Dridan. Donated to the Alice Springs Town Council in 1990 for the people of Alice Springs.
AF 1978:002
Araluen Art Collection. Acquired from the 1978 Alice Prize by the Alice Springs Art Foundation. Judge: Tom McCullough. Donated to the Alice Springs Town Council in 1990 for the people of Alice Springs.
AF 1983:001
Araluen Art Collection. Winner of the Alice Prize 1983. Acquired by the Alice Springs Art Foundation. Judge: Patrick McCaughey. Donated to the Alice Springs Town Council in 1990 for the people of Alice Springs.
AS 1985:002
Araluen Art Collection. Winner of the 1985 Northern Territory Art Award. Acquired by the Central Australian Art Society. Judge: Alison Carroll. Donated to the Alice Springs Town Council in 1989 for the people of Alice Springs.
AC 1987:001
Araluen Art Collection. Commissioned with funds from an Australian Bicentennial Grant, 1987
TC 1991:006
Araluen Art Collection. Presented to the people of Alice Springs in 1991 through the Alice Springs Town Council by the Honourable Jock Nelson, Mayor of Alice Springs 1971 - 1973.
TC 1991:007
Araluen Art Collection. Presented to the people of Alice Springs in 1991 through the Alice Springs Town Council by the Honourable Jock Nelson, Mayor of Alice Springs 1971 - 1973.
TC 1991:008
Araluen Art Collection. Presented to the people of Alice Springs in 1991 through the Alice Springs Town Council by the Honourable Jock Nelson, Mayor of Alice Springs 1971 - 1973.
TC 1991:009
Araluen Art Collection. Presented to the people of Alice Springs in 1991 through the Alice Springs Town Council by the Honourable Jock Nelson, Mayor of Alice Springs 1971 - 1973.
AC 1996:012
Araluen Art Collection. Acquired from the Central Australian Aboriginal Art and Craft Exhibition (Desert Mob) 1996, with the financial assistance of Gallerie Australis
AF 1998:001
Araluen Art Collection. Winner of the Alice Prize 1998. Acquired by the Alice Springs Art Foundation. Judge: Alan Dodge. Donated to the Alice Springs Town Council for the people of Alice Springs.
AC 1998:004
Araluen Art Collection. Acquired from the Desert Mob Art Show (Desert Mob) 1998
AF 2001:001
Araluen Art Collection. Acquired from the 2001 Alice Prize by the Alice Springs Art Foundation. Judge: Elizabeth Ann Macgregor. Donated to the Alice Springs Town Council for the people of Alice Springs.
AC 2001:017
Araluen Art Collection. Acquired from Desert Mob 2001
AC 2002:012
Araluen Art Collection. Acquired from Desert Mob 2002
AC 2003:009
Araluen Art Collection. Acquired from Desert Mob 2003
AC 2004:107
Araluen Art Collection. Purchased with funds from the Komon Bequest, 2004
AC 2004:108
Araluen Art Collection. Purchased with funds from the Komon Bequest, 2004
AC 2005:002
Araluen Art Collection. Purchased with funds from the Komon Bequest, 2005
AC 2005:019
Araluen Art Collection. Acquired from Desert Mob 2005
AC 2008:005
Araluen Art Collection. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program by Roslyn Premont in 2008
AC 2008:062
Araluen Art Collection. Acquired from Desert Mob 2008
AC 2009:006
Araluen Art Collection. Acquired from Desert Mob 2009
AC 2009:007
Araluen Art Collection. Acquired from Desert Mob 2009
AC 2010:012
Araluen Art Collection. Acquired from Desert Mob 2010
AC 2011:011
Araluen Art Collection. Acquired from Desert Mob 2011
AC 2012:004
Araluen Art Collection. Acquired from Desert Mob 2012
AC 2013:003
Araluen Art Collection. Acquired from Desert Mob 2013
AC 2013:011
Araluen Art Collection. Acquired 2013
AC 2015:002
Araluen Art Collection. Acquired from Desert Mob 2015

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