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Vincent Namatjira Ocula Conversation Vincent Namatjira By Natalie King, Melbourne

Vincent Namatjira relishes painting famous people who are humorously redeployed across vivid canvases and depicted in his community in remote Indulkana in South Australia. His powerful paintings are part portraiture and part caricature, in which politicians are placed side by side in wryly preposterous juxtapositions, such as Donald Trump and...

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Vincent Namatjira Wins $100,000 Archibald Prize 2020 Ocula News Vincent Namatjira Wins $100,000 Archibald Prize 2020 Sydney, 25 September 2020

Namatjira is the first Aboriginal Australian to win the prize in its 99-year history.

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Melbourne Art Shows to See: The Lowdown Ocula Feature Melbourne Art Shows to See: The Lowdown By Carol Que, Melbourne

Held at the Southbank Arts Precinct, Melbourne Art Week returns with fanfare and slight trepidation between 30 July and 5 August 2018.

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Vincent Namatjira at THIS IS NO FANTASY + Dianne Tanzer Gallery, Melbourne Ocula Insight Vincent Namatjira at THIS IS NO FANTASY + Dianne Tanzer Gallery, Melbourne By Laura Thomson

Bold, painterly and conceptually rich, Vincent Namatjira's work has gained significant recognition in Australia and abroad. In 2015, his work was curated into the 10 th Mildura Palimpsest Biennale, and Tarnanthi Festival of Contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art at the Art Gallery of South Australia, where he exhibited a series of...

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