TJALA ARTS

5 FEBRUARY 2017 - 10 APRIL 2017

OPENING RECEPTION:
Gallery Walk Friday February 17th 2017 5-8pm

Opening Presidents Day Holiday Weekend, Harvey Art Projects will present new works from Tjala Arts in their debut USA exhibit. Known for its diverse range of styles, energetic mark making and rich colorful palette Tjala artists explore Tjukurpa (stories, dreaming) of the region resulting in paintings filled with artistic integrity, an explosive brush work immediately captivating audiences.  Tjala is the Pitjantjatjara word for Honey Ant - a traditional bush food, it is also the Tjukurpa or creation story for the Amata area. Tjala artists create works that reflect the extraordinary lives and stories of the Amata community.

PUBLICATION

Opening Presidents Day Holiday Weekend, Harvey Art Projects will present new works from Tjala Arts in their debut USA exhibit. Known for its diverse range of styles, energetic mark making and rich colorful palette Tjala artists explore Tjukurpa (stories, dreaming) of the region resulting in paintings filled with artistic integrity, an explosive brush work immediately captivating audiences.  Tjala is the Pitjantjatjara word for Honey Ant - a traditional bush food, it is also the Tjukurpa or creation story for the Amata area. Tjala artists create works that reflect the extraordinary lives and stories of the Amata community.