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TUPPY NGINTJA GOODWIN WINS $100,000 HADLEY'S ART PRIZE 2022

Senior Pitjantjatjara artist Tuppy Ngintja Goodwin has been announced as WINNER of the prestigious $100,000 Hadley’s Art Prize 2022, Australia’s richest landscape prize, and is the first woman to win the $100,000 award since its inception in 2017.

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22nd July 2022

MIRDIDINGKINGATHI JUWARNDA SALLY GABORI MAJOR SOLO SURVEY EXHIBITION

The major solo survey of paintings by the late incomparable Sally Gabori at the distinguished Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain in Paris, France has been received with worldwide praise and acclaim - and deservedly so! 

The landmark international exhibition was officially launched by the Prime Minister of Australia, The Honourable Anthony Albanese MP at the glamourous opening event held on Friday 1st July 2022. Following his meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron, Mr Albanese spent an hour enjoying the exhibition and meeting members of the Gabori family, after which he offered a moving speech, paying homage to the extraordinary legacy of the late Sally Gabori, and the significant impact of her life and art on audiences worldwide.

MIRDIDINGKINGATHI JUWARNDA SALLY GABORI is on exhibition at the Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain until 6 November 2022 - and we are excited to announce that this exhibition will travel to Milan, Italy for the Triennale di Milano from February - June 2023!

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2nd August 2022

Mirdidingkingathi Juwarnda Sally Gabori feature on Living Black, NITV

NITV's Living Black program recently aired a feature program on the late Mirdidingkingathi Juwarnda Sally Gabori.

Including interviews with Alcaston Gallery Director and Agent for the Estate, Beverly Knight as well as Sally Gabori's family, including her daughters Dorothy, Amanda and Elsie Gabori, and her great-grand daughter Tori Juwarnda Wilson Gabori, Living Black's investigation details the recent battle to protect the artist's legacy and estate and celebrates Sally Gabori's significant exhibition in Paris.

The program can be previewed here

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12th July 2022

The Prime Minister of Australia, The Honourable Anthony Albanese MP Anthony Albanese attended the launch of Mirdidingkingathi Juwarnda Sally Gabori's exhibition in Paris

The Prime Minister of Australia, The Honourable Anthony Albanese MP attended the launch of Mirdidingkingathi Juwarnda Sally Gabori's exhibition at the Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain in Paris. Mr Albanese also met the late artist's family, Tori and Narelle Gabori (great-granddaughters of Sally Gabori), and Amanda Jane Gabori Dibirdibi (daughter of Sally Gabori).

MIRDIDINGKINGATHI JUWARNDA SALLY GABORI is on exhibition at the Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain until 6 November 2022 - and we are excited to announce that this exhibiton will travel to Milan, Italy for the Triennale di Milano from February - June 2023!

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4th July 2022

Reflections from Paris.

Sally Gabori’s daughter, Amanda Jane Gabori Dibirdibi, and two of her great-granddaughters, Narelle Gabori and Tori Juwarnda Wilson Gabori have travelled to Paris for the opening of Mirdidingkingathi Juwarnda Sally Gabori at the Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain in Paris, France, to celebrate this significant exhibition and honour their mother and great-grandmothers legacy.  Joined by Beverly Knight and Alcaston Gallery staff, Adriana Del Medico and Kaitlyn Gibson, the past week has been filled many special events paying tribute to Sally Gabori’s legacy as one of Australia’s greatest artists.

Following the official opening of the exhibition on Sunday 3 July, the family attended a very special event on Monday evening at the Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain ‘Songs of Belonging with Deborah Cheetham AO, Toni Lalich & Chineke! Chamber Ensemble” where renowned Australian soprano and composer Deborah Cheetham AO (of the Yorta Yorta people) presented a bespoke recital of works for and as part of the Sally Gabori exhibition, with the world premiere of Dibirdibi, a homage to Sally Gabori in the Kayardilt language.

The following evening, Amanda, Tori and Narelle joined by Kayardilt linguist and anthropologist, Nicholas Evans, and Australian Indigenous Art Specialists, Bruce Johnson McLean and Judith Ryan discussed Sally Gabori’s artistic and cultural legacy, paying tribute an artist, whose work continues to fascinate for its spontaneous, luminous, and profoundly original character.

On behalf of Gabori’s family and the gallery, we congratulate and thank the Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain on such an important and beautiful exhibition and program of events.  

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8th July 2022
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