The Antipodeans (TEFC)

Australia, 1975

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Episode number 8 of Series “Landscape with figures: the art of Australia”.
One of a series in which Robert Hughes surveys Australia’s art from the time of the first fleet to the present day. Arthur Boyd and John Perceval had progressed through the ‘angry decade’ and younger painters joined them: Robert Dickerson, Charles Blackman, John Brack, Clifton Pugh and David Boyd, and two greats who were to influence the future, Sidney Nolan and Leonard French.



Brian Adams

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Australian Broadcasting Commission







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Subject categories

Crafts & Visual Arts → Art - Australia

Crafts & Visual Arts → Blackman, Charles, 1928-

Crafts & Visual Arts → Boyd, David 1924-

Crafts & Visual Arts → Brack, John, 1920-

Crafts & Visual Arts → French, Leonard 1928-

Crafts & Visual Arts → Nolan, Sidney, Sir, 1917-1992

Crafts & Visual Arts → Painting, Australian

Crafts & Visual Arts → Perceval, John, 1923-

Crafts & Visual Arts → Pugh, Clifton Ernest 1924-1990

Crafts & Visual Arts → Tucker, Albert, 1914-


Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

History → History

People → Blackman, Charles, 1928-

People → Boyd, Arthur, 1920-

People → Boyd, David 1924-

People → Brack, John, 1920-

People → French, Leonard 1928-

People → Nolan, Sidney, Sir, 1917-1992

People → Perceval, John, 1923-

People → Pugh, Clifton Ernest 1924-1990

People → Tucker, Albert, 1914-

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia




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