Yuyuya Nampitjinpa

Yuyuya Nampitjinpa

Yuyuya Nampitjinpa     Yuyuya Nampitjinpa was born west of Muyinga in Western Australia, just over the Northern Territory border, circa 1946. Her family moved into Haasts Bluff in the 1950s and later to the newly formed Papunya Community. She is the sister...
Yinarupa Nangala

Yinarupa Nangala

Yinarupa Nangala Yinarupa Nangala was born in the Kiwirrkura region of Western Australia. She is a second generation Papunya Tula artist, the daughter of the late Anatjari Tjampitjinpa. She began painting in 1996 and in 2009 was the winner of the Telstra and Torres...
Willy Tjungarrayi

Willy Tjungarrayi

Willy Tjungarrayi     Willy Tjungarrayi is one of the most sought after painters of the Western Desert, Willy Tjungurrayi is a senior Pintupi man, entitled by his ancestry and communal position to paint the sacred and secret Tingari cycle. He has been...
Warlimpirrnga Tjapaltjarri

Warlimpirrnga Tjapaltjarri

Warlimpirrnga Tjapaltjarri Warlimpirrnga Tjapaltjarri was born east of Kiwirrkurra, Western Australia, Warlimpirringa came to Kiwirrkurra with his family in 1984. (This family group was considered to be one of the last Pintupi who made contact with modern Australia)....
Violet Petyarre

Violet Petyarre

Violet Petyarre Violet Petyarre together with sisters Kathleen, Gloria and Myrtle began producing batik on silk and like many Utopia artists, commenced painting on canvas later on. Since then she has come a long way and is regarded as an outstanding Utopian artist....
Thomas Tjapaltjarri

Thomas Tjapaltjarri

Thomas Tjapaltjarri   Thomas Tjapaltjarri was one of a group of nine that made national headlines in 1984. They were described as “the Last Nomads”. The group caused a sensation when they walked out of the desert and made contact with the “modern” world for the...