Carol PANANGKA RONTJI - Hermannsburg Country
Carol PANANGKA RONTJI - Hermannsburg Country

Carol PANANGKA RONTJI - Hermannsburg Country

2000, ADG:4265

ADG: 4265


Hermannsburg Country, c. 2000

Hand painted, hand built terracotta


Carol Panangka Rontji - Biography

Born 1968

Language Arrente

Community Hermannsburg, Northern Territory

Region Western Desert, Central Desert

Art centre Hermannsburg Potters

Carol Panangka Rontji is a well-known ceramic artist from Hermannsburg, Northern Territory. Carol has been involved with conducting workshops to demonstrate the skills of the Hermannsburg ceramic artists including presentations at the Pacific Arts Association's 5th International Symposium, 'Arts, Performance and Society' at the South Australian Museum in Adelaide, 1993 and the 7th Annual Torres Strait Festival of the Arts, Thursday Island, 1993.


Beverley Hills Library, Beverley Hills, Calif, USA “Bush Tucker Dreaming”

Taronga Zoo, Sydney, NSW - “The Cycle of Life” mural

Shepparton Art Gallery, “Palm Valley Dreaming” mural

Finke Gorge National Park “ Palm Valley Twins Dreaming”, mural

Ormiston Gorge National Park, NT ”Emu Dreaming”

Powerhouse Museum, Sydney, NSW

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide SA

Queensland University of Technology Art Collection, Brisbane, Queensland

Museum of Victoria, Melbourne, VIC.-Mural “Eeranda”

Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies, Canberra

Northern Territory & Outback Centre, Darling Harbour, Sydney

Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, QLD

Museum and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory, Darwin, NT


Weiss, K. A Festival of Indigenous Crafts, Art and Perception, No.11, 1993

Aboriginal Women's Artefacts in the Museum of Victoria, The Museum of Victoria, 1995

Hermannsburg Potters, Now we are working with Clay, Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory, 1996

The Somatic Object, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, The University of NSW College of Fine Arts, 1997

Contemporary Aboriginal Art, Susan McCulloch, Allen and Unwin1999

Hermannsburg Potters: Aranda Artists of Central Australia, Jennifer Isaacs, Craftsman House, 2000

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