Archaeologists and Aboriginal elders are hoping the most comprehensive study of rock art in the Kimberley region will confirm the images are among the oldest made by humans anywhere in the world.

They used pioneering techniques to collect and analyse hundreds of samples to narrow down the timeframes in which the striking images of people, animals and shells were made.

Professor Peter Veth, from the University of Western Australia, said they were expecting to have the first results through by the end of the year.

Archaeologists and Aboriginal elders are hoping the most comprehensive study of rock art in the Kimberley region will confirm the images are among the oldest made by humans anywhere in the world.

They used pioneering techniques to collect and analyse hundreds of samples to narrow down the timeframes in which the striking images of people, animals and shells were made.

Professor Peter Veth, from the University of Western Australia, said they were expecting to have the first results through by the end of the year.

Since 2001 Artlandish has proudly been showcasing the finest authentic Australian Aboriginal paintings from leading Indigenous artists.

 Loving how Kirstie finds brilliant artists and shares not only the artwork, but the back story of both the piece AND the artist. You can tell she absolutely loves Aboriginal art, and she has such great rapport with the artists.

   I’ve not been able to visit for a while but love the work here! I think I’m due a trip with the boys soon!

Archaeologists and Aboriginal elders are hoping the most comprehensive study of rock art in the Kimberley region will confirm the images are among the oldest made by humans anywhere in the world.

They used pioneering techniques to collect and analyse hundreds of samples to narrow down the timeframes in which the striking images of people, animals and shells were made.

Professor Peter Veth, from the University of Western Australia, said they were expecting to have the first results through by the end of the year.

Since 2001 Artlandish has proudly been showcasing the finest authentic Australian Aboriginal paintings from leading Indigenous artists.

 Loving how Kirstie finds brilliant artists and shares not only the artwork, but the back story of both the piece AND the artist. You can tell she absolutely loves Aboriginal art, and she has such great rapport with the artists.

   I’ve not been able to visit for a while but love the work here! I think I’m due a trip with the boys soon!

1640s, from Late Latin indigenus "born in a country, native," from Latin indigena "sprung from the land," as a noun, "a native," literally "in-born," or "born in (a place)," from Old Latin indu "in, within" (earlier endo ) + *gene- , root of gignere (perf. genui ) "beget," from PIE *gen- "produce" (see genus ).

Contemporary Aboriginal art is a vital part of the world's oldest continuous cultural tradition. It is also one of the most brilliant and exciting areas of modern art.

You can experience this richness by selecting from our range of quality paintings by Aboriginal artists - together with information and comment to help understand the art works.

Because we work directly with Aboriginal community art centres, you can select from authentic works at very competitive prices - and much of the income goes to the artists themselves! All paintings come with certificates of authenticity issued by the artist's community art centre.

Visual arts by indigenous peoples of the Americas encompasses the visual artistic traditions of the indigenous peoples of the Americas from ancient times to the present. These include works from South America, Mesoamerica, North America including Greenland , as well as Siberian Yup'ik peoples who have great cultural overlap with Native Alaskan Yup'iks .

In North America, the Lithic stage or Paleo-Indian period is defined as approximately 18,000–8000 BCE. The period from around 8000–800 BCE is generally referred to as the Archaic period . The production of bannerstones , Projectile point , Lithic reduction styles and pictographic cave paintings are some of the art that remains from this time period.

The oldest known painted object in North American is the Cooper Bison Skull from 10,900–10,200 BCE. [4] Lithic age art in South America includes Monte Alegre culture rock paintings created at Caverna da Pedra Pintada dating back to 9250–8550 BCE. [5] [6] Guitarrero Cave in Peru has the earliest known textiles in South America, dating to 8000 BCE. [7]

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Archaeologists and Aboriginal elders are hoping the most comprehensive study of rock art in the Kimberley region will confirm the images are among the oldest made by humans anywhere in the world.

They used pioneering techniques to collect and analyse hundreds of samples to narrow down the timeframes in which the striking images of people, animals and shells were made.

Professor Peter Veth, from the University of Western Australia, said they were expecting to have the first results through by the end of the year.

Since 2001 Artlandish has proudly been showcasing the finest authentic Australian Aboriginal paintings from leading Indigenous artists.

 Loving how Kirstie finds brilliant artists and shares not only the artwork, but the back story of both the piece AND the artist. You can tell she absolutely loves Aboriginal art, and she has such great rapport with the artists.

   I’ve not been able to visit for a while but love the work here! I think I’m due a trip with the boys soon!

1640s, from Late Latin indigenus "born in a country, native," from Latin indigena "sprung from the land," as a noun, "a native," literally "in-born," or "born in (a place)," from Old Latin indu "in, within" (earlier endo ) + *gene- , root of gignere (perf. genui ) "beget," from PIE *gen- "produce" (see genus ).

Contemporary Aboriginal art is a vital part of the world's oldest continuous cultural tradition. It is also one of the most brilliant and exciting areas of modern art.

You can experience this richness by selecting from our range of quality paintings by Aboriginal artists - together with information and comment to help understand the art works.

Because we work directly with Aboriginal community art centres, you can select from authentic works at very competitive prices - and much of the income goes to the artists themselves! All paintings come with certificates of authenticity issued by the artist's community art centre.

Visual arts by indigenous peoples of the Americas encompasses the visual artistic traditions of the indigenous peoples of the Americas from ancient times to the present. These include works from South America, Mesoamerica, North America including Greenland , as well as Siberian Yup'ik peoples who have great cultural overlap with Native Alaskan Yup'iks .

In North America, the Lithic stage or Paleo-Indian period is defined as approximately 18,000–8000 BCE. The period from around 8000–800 BCE is generally referred to as the Archaic period . The production of bannerstones , Projectile point , Lithic reduction styles and pictographic cave paintings are some of the art that remains from this time period.

The oldest known painted object in North American is the Cooper Bison Skull from 10,900–10,200 BCE. [4] Lithic age art in South America includes Monte Alegre culture rock paintings created at Caverna da Pedra Pintada dating back to 9250–8550 BCE. [5] [6] Guitarrero Cave in Peru has the earliest known textiles in South America, dating to 8000 BCE. [7]

Archaeologists and Aboriginal elders are hoping the most comprehensive study of rock art in the Kimberley region will confirm the images are among the oldest made by humans anywhere in the world.

They used pioneering techniques to collect and analyse hundreds of samples to narrow down the timeframes in which the striking images of people, animals and shells were made.

Professor Peter Veth, from the University of Western Australia, said they were expecting to have the first results through by the end of the year.

Since 2001 Artlandish has proudly been showcasing the finest authentic Australian Aboriginal paintings from leading Indigenous artists.

 Loving how Kirstie finds brilliant artists and shares not only the artwork, but the back story of both the piece AND the artist. You can tell she absolutely loves Aboriginal art, and she has such great rapport with the artists.

   I’ve not been able to visit for a while but love the work here! I think I’m due a trip with the boys soon!

1640s, from Late Latin indigenus "born in a country, native," from Latin indigena "sprung from the land," as a noun, "a native," literally "in-born," or "born in (a place)," from Old Latin indu "in, within" (earlier endo ) + *gene- , root of gignere (perf. genui ) "beget," from PIE *gen- "produce" (see genus ).

Archaeologists and Aboriginal elders are hoping the most comprehensive study of rock art in the Kimberley region will confirm the images are among the oldest made by humans anywhere in the world.

They used pioneering techniques to collect and analyse hundreds of samples to narrow down the timeframes in which the striking images of people, animals and shells were made.

Professor Peter Veth, from the University of Western Australia, said they were expecting to have the first results through by the end of the year.

Since 2001 Artlandish has proudly been showcasing the finest authentic Australian Aboriginal paintings from leading Indigenous artists.

 Loving how Kirstie finds brilliant artists and shares not only the artwork, but the back story of both the piece AND the artist. You can tell she absolutely loves Aboriginal art, and she has such great rapport with the artists.

   I’ve not been able to visit for a while but love the work here! I think I’m due a trip with the boys soon!

1640s, from Late Latin indigenus "born in a country, native," from Latin indigena "sprung from the land," as a noun, "a native," literally "in-born," or "born in (a place)," from Old Latin indu "in, within" (earlier endo ) + *gene- , root of gignere (perf. genui ) "beget," from PIE *gen- "produce" (see genus ).

Contemporary Aboriginal art is a vital part of the world's oldest continuous cultural tradition. It is also one of the most brilliant and exciting areas of modern art.

You can experience this richness by selecting from our range of quality paintings by Aboriginal artists - together with information and comment to help understand the art works.

Because we work directly with Aboriginal community art centres, you can select from authentic works at very competitive prices - and much of the income goes to the artists themselves! All paintings come with certificates of authenticity issued by the artist's community art centre.

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