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Kungka tjuta

Doris Bush Nungarrayi
Synthetic Polymer on Linen
152.5 x 152 cm
Papunya Tjupi Arts


In this work Doris Bush Nungarrayi paints an assortment of important women in her life, each of them a representation and not strictly assigned to the individual. There is Doris’ two mothers, her sister and herself. Also depicted are other female artists from the art centre that Doris paints alongside with on a regular basis.

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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