|Date of Birth:||12/07/1975|
|Mother's Country:||Imalu Point, Melville Island|
|Father's Country:||Munupi, Melville Island|
Theresa finished school at Slade College, Brisbane in 1991. She started working at the Yikikini womens centre after finishing school and continues to work along side her mother and sisters.Theresa has completed a Certificate II inArts & Crafts with Batchelor Institute. In October 2005 she travelled to Brisbane for the Momentos Awards as her Stingray jewellery was nominated for the awards.
Pwoja JilamaraDuring ceremony on the Tiwi Islands a series of â€˜yoiâ€™ (dances), are performed; some are totemic (inherited from the person's Mother) and some serve to act out the narrative...
Tiwi name for Fish or many fish. Catalog No 18-188 Title Muputi Artist THERESA BURAK Size & Medium 80 x 30 cm Ochre on Canvas Category Painting Artist Profile