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Piltati Tjukurpa

Teresa Stevens
Synthetic Polymer on Linen
181 x 198 cm
Kaltjiti Arts


Piltati is the well known tjukurpa story of the two water serpents who live in the Piltati Rock hole with their two wives. This is the artist’s family’s country near Kanpi on the Aṉangu Pitjantjatjara/Yankunytjatjara Lands (APY) Lands in far north South Australia.

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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