Beyond Sacred

A comprehensive, visually stunning survey of recent Aboriginal art. Ranging across Western Australia and the Northern Territory, from the well-known art centres of Papunya and Utopia to the lesser known communities of Maningrida and Bidyadanga, this book tells the story of Aboriginal art and its growing presence in the contemporary art scene. Strikingly illustrated and lavishly produced, the book features more than 250 paintings and drawings. Works are featured from internationally renowned artists such as Rover Thomas, Emily Kngwarreye and John Mawurndjul, as well as from newer discoveries such as Alma Webou and Christine Yukenbarri. It is a major survey of contemporary Aboriginal art in Australia and will inspire the experienced collector and novice alike.