Polly Ngala

Australian Indigenous Artists Polly Ngala

Polly Ngala-Aboriginal Painter lives at Utopia with her family and sisters. She was born about 1940 into the Anmatyerre tribe and is one of our great Utopian artists and is younger sister to Kathleen Ngala, another of the great Utopian artists She began her artistic career in batik in the early 1970′s before venturing into painting with acrylic paints on canvas. Polly is a senior custodian of the Bush Plum Dreaming. Polly depicts the bush plum and its effects on her country. Her works are highly sought and held in many private and public collections worldwide.