Water / Ngapa Dreaming

This dreaming tells about rain dreaming. The rain travels around our country. This dream is about the wet season that gives new life to our country. Ngapa fill the creeks, waterholes and overflows onto all the land. This story belongs to Jangala Nangala Nampijinpa, Jampijinpa. Kurdungurlu (the person who checks and audits the story every time it is sung danced or painted) is Japaljarri, Napaljarri, Napanangka, Japanangka.

$320.00

1 in stock

Medium: Painting
800x300mm Synthetic Polymer Paint on Canvas
Year: 2021
SKU: 165-21

Description

This dreaming tells about rain dreaming. The rain travels around our country. This dream is about the wet season that gives new life to our country. Ngapa fill the creeks, waterholes and overflows onto all the land. This story belongs to Jangala Nangala Nampijinpa, Jampijinpa. Kurdungurlu (the person who checks and audits the story every time it is sung danced or painted) is Japaljarri, Napaljarri, Napanangka, Japanangka.

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Weight 0.8 kg

About Sheree Napanangka Anderson

Sheree is the granddaughter of Biddy Nungarrayi Long/Jurrah who is a long standing artist in Lajamanu.  Sheree paints when she has a spare moment between working full time and raising her 4 sons. Her art work is traditional in contemporary styles.  It is always thoughtful.  Sheree is a women walks in 2 worlds.  She understands her cultural roots and knows Warlpiri Law.  She also works, reports  and studies in English.

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