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Pikilyi (Vaughn Springs)

Erin Butcher
Synthetic Polymer on Linen
60 x 60 cm
Ikuntji Artists


This painting shows Pikilyi (Vaughn Springs) west of Yuendumu. This is Erin Butcher’s grandfather’s and greatgrandfather’s country. She painted here the skin of the snake from the Pikilyi site.

Desert Mob is presented annually in Mparntwe | Alice Springs on Arrernte Country.

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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