Tali Gallery will be Open on Saturday & Sunday but Closed on January 26

Tali Gallery will be Open on Saturday & Sunday but Closed on January 26

As a mark of respect, we’ll be closed on Monday next, open from Tuesday onwards.   Please feel free to drop by during Saturday and Sunday for a chat if you’d like to know more about Aboriginal Art.    
Melanie Hava's Jabiru and Brolga's

Melanie Hava’s Jabiru and Brolga’s

Tali Gallery is delighted to represent Indigenous Artist, Melanie Hava in Sydney.  We love her stunning depictions of Brolga’s and Jabiru which show such elegance and grace, on backgrounds of beautifully detailed patterning from her traditional heritage.   We are pleased that NITV chose Melanie’s red Brolga’s Dancing painting below...
Bugai Whyoulter's Wondrous World View

Bugai Whyoulter’s Wondrous World View

There has been a wonderful exhibition of Martu paintings at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney and there is a new Martu exhibition called ‘We Don’t Need a Map’ in the Blue Mountains over the holiday period.  This is currently being shown in Katoomba and is travelling regional Australia...
Celebrating Tjanpi Desert Weavers

Celebrating Tjanpi Desert Weavers

Stunning new Pottery Pieces from Victoria

Stunning new Pottery Pieces from Victoria

                                The Indigenous potters in Victoria (BYNM) create wonderful stories on their handpainted pottery.   We are delighted with this new selection of bowls and coolamons – and there are a few large bowls too!...
Visiting Aboriginal Artists at Tali Gallery - Pormpuraaw Arts and Culture from Cape York

Visiting Aboriginal Artists at Tali Gallery – Pormpuraaw Arts and Culture from Cape York

We were delighted to host a visit from the artists and staff of  Pormpuraaw Arts and Culture on Sunday 23rd November .   The Art Centre is well known for its fascinating ghost net artwork including Jelly fish totems using entirely recycled materials, beautiful etchings, bird and camp dog carvings...
Exquisite Detail from a Young Urban Aboriginal Artist

Exquisite Detail from a Young Urban Aboriginal Artist

Sarrita King has Gurindji heritage and pays tribute  in this painting series to how her ancestors were able to travel across country and find everything they needed for their survival.   There are others coming in this series which are also exquisitely beautiful and larger at 101 x 162cm in...
Resilience

Resilience

Tali Gallery had long ago scheduled an exhibition relating to Fire and Resilience with artwork from the Girringun Community in NE Queensland who are attending the opening.  The Bagu – Fire, and a new Fine Art Print Collection relating to Resilience – Survival in a Changing Land.  Please join us...
Collectors' Portfolio

Collectors’ Portfolio

                                                                            Tali Gallery is pleased to present a selection of highly appealing paintings...
Exquisite Fibre at Tali Gallery

Exquisite Fibre at Tali Gallery

Aboriginal Artists from Arnhem Land are constantly reinventing their pandanus creations and we are  proud to be exhibiting a new display of bowls, mats, dilly and string bags which make the heart sing.  Working with pandanus is arduous – time consuming and requiring great skill – the dyes used are...
Top End, Tiwi and Kimberley Ochres

Top End, Tiwi and Kimberley Ochres

We are exhibiting a stunning collection of artworks decorated in natural ochres from top end art centres including Elcho Island, Maningrida and Milingimbi; as well as the Tiwi Islands and the Kimberley.  These are not yet uploaded on our website but include lorrikon hollow logs, barks and ochre paintings (including...
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Handcrafted Silver Jewellery from Mavis Wari

Handcrafted Silver Jewellery from Mavis Wari

Mavis Wari collaborates with non Indigenous artist, Siri Omberg in Alice Springs.  Mavis transposes traditional stories, symbols, totemic animals and plants onto drop and stud silver earrings and pendants.  We are pleased to offer a small range of her work from Tali Gallery.  All are sterling silver and are priced at $200 each.  You can...
Tjarjirli Artists Online Exhibition - Coming Soon

Tjarjirli Artists Online Exhibition – Coming Soon

From the remote Tjarlirli Art Centre at Tjukurla, we are pleased to present a small body of paintings by Esther Giles, Tjawina Porter and Elsa Fiona Young, each in the 75 to 105cm size range.  Please contact the Gallery for further information.
Modern Murri Homewares at Tali Gallery

Modern Murri Homewares at Tali Gallery

Modernmurri  Contemporary Aboriginal Design Modernmurri is a unique Aboriginal art studio based in Sydney. Founded by Suzy Evans in 2003 in Moree, NSW. It specialises in individually handcrafted homewares and accessories, where each product has been locally and ethically sourced with an environmentally friendly conscience. The modernmurri designs have been inspired by the local Goomeroi country and culture, but accented with a modern timeless...
Invasion Day - Suzy Evans' Telstra Award Finalist Works - Opening mid January

Invasion Day – Suzy Evans’ Telstra Award Finalist Works – Opening mid January

Suzy Evans is a thoroughly Modern Murri ! Suzy creates innovative and thoughtful artworks in various media as well as operating her design studio. Suzy was a finalist in Telstra in 2014 for her 3D body of artworks making a statement about the explorers’ notion of Australia being a dry, dusty, barren, hostile and empty...
Tali Gallery awarded in Best of Sydney Again!

Tali Gallery awarded in Best of Sydney Again!

We are pleased to have been awarded a place in the Best of Sydney for the third year, our second time as Best Indigenous Art Gallery!   “…there is a strong need for dedicated galleries that will educate and inspire future generations.  Cue Tali Gallery, an exclusively Indigenous art gallery that has won numerous awards...
Di Presented with Rotary Vocational Excellence Award 2014

Di Presented with Rotary Vocational Excellence Award 2014

Di was honoured and delighted to receive an award from the Rotary Club of Balmain for Vocational Excellence in 2014: “Di Stevens, as the owner of Tali Aboriginal Art Gallery, has consistently demonstrated vocational excellence, the highest ethical standards and dedicated commitment to the urban and particularly the remote indigenous artists whose works she so...
King Sisters 30x30cm Paintings

King Sisters 30x30cm Paintings

Sarrita and Tarisse King have created a wonderful collection of 30x30cm artworks especially for Christmas giving.   They are stretched on very light frames and are easy to post.  They are very effective hung solo, or in groups of two, three or more.    This is part of the selection – there are other subjects...
30x30cm Treasures Perfect for Presents

30x30cm Treasures Perfect for Presents

Small Paintings from Yuendumu are $135 each – they are on prestretched canvases and can be posted easily and safely in their stretched form, ready to hang on the wall. All come with a certificate from the art centre documenting the story they are portraying and where appropriate, showing a photograph of the artist.  ...
Bountiful with Bird Life at Tali Gallery

Bountiful with Bird Life at Tali Gallery

Melanie Hava has been busy creating delightful small works for Tali Gallery priced from $70 for small tablets in a wide range of compositions and colours – through to $940 for 60x60cm sized pieces. Pictured below are the 60x60cm paintings.   Why does Melanie Hava paint brolgas? “I just love painting brolgas because they resonate...
Christmas Shopping from the Gallery Shop at Tali Gallery

Christmas Shopping from the Gallery Shop at Tali Gallery

Tali Gallery offers a wide range of beautiful gift ideas for Christmas – with everything making a difference ! Our offerings include Fair Trade creations,  many made from recycled materials, handcrafted articles, merchandise which generates royalties to provide much needed income to communities. Every gift is meaningful!   Most are practical!   We have beautiful...
More Christmas Gift Ideas

More Christmas Gift Ideas

The Gallery Shop offers a great range of affordable gifts which are beneficial in sending royalties to Aboriginal Artists, many are Fair Trade and made from Recycled Materials. The pictured Jewellery is priced at less than $20.     There is lots of choice under $50, and much under $30.
Beautiful Tjanpi in Stock for Christmas

Beautiful Tjanpi in Stock for Christmas

We have wonderful Tjanpi baskets, sculptures and wall hangings in the Gallery in time for Christmas giving.   Artists featured here are Anne Dixon and Sheena Dodd.   There is something for every budget and taste – colourful, whimsical, natural, classical……   Worth coming in to take a look!