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Michelle’s Tjala (Honey ant) Dreaming

Michelle Lewis
Synthetic Polymer on Linen
100 x 150 cm
Ernabella Arts


I am painting the landscape from above, as you might see it from an airplane or as a bird looking down. It is beautiful country both from on the ground and up above.

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On behalf of Desart’s staff and art centre members, the Executive Committee humbly and respectfully acknowledge the Arrernte Apmereke Artweye (Traditional Owners) and Kwertengerle (Traditional Managers) of Mparntwe.


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