Recent Articles by

Lauren Maupin

May 29, 2015
Smith, who directs the only museum in the U.S. dedicated to Australian Aboriginal art, is being recognized with the highest honor the Australian government bestows upon individuals who have contributed outstanding service in their field.
February 17, 2014
William Barton, an Aboriginal from Australia, has become world-famous by performing on guitar simultaneously with the didjeridu in a style he calls “didge-fusion.” U.Va.’s Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection will bring him to Charlottesville for several performances.
January 13, 2014
In “having-been-there,” opening Friday at U.Va.’s Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection, photographer Nici Cumpston combines the hand-drawn and the photographic.
August 29, 2013
Printmaking, woodcarving, astronomy, dance and more – David Bosun, the new resident artist at the Kluge-Ruhe museum, is a man of many talents.
November 05, 2012
A “FLASH party” and art auction on Nov. 14 at the Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection will support ongoing conservation and restoration of the collection.
August 31, 2012
The Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection will welcome an Aboriginal artist for residency this fall, part of a program recently extended by a gift from the Australian Council for the Arts.
January 18, 2012
January 18, 2012 — The Kluge-Ruhe Collection will open, "ill-like," an excerpt of works by contemporary Australian Aboriginal artist Vernon Ah Kee, on Jan. 24.