|Date of Birth:||20/04/1961|
|Mother's Country:||Punjulow, Bathurst Island|
|Father's Country:||Wurankuwu, Bathurst Island|
|Skin Group:||Scaly Mullett|
|Dreaming:||Kirilima (Jungle Fowl)|
Diane Tipungwuti’s works are strongly individual and are characterised by fine cross hatching designs aplied by brush, or alternatively the artist will paint her “Jilamara (Body Designs)” on canvas with her finger as was the case before European arrival.
Catalog No 21-214 Title shell Artist DIANE TIPUNGWUTI Size & Medium 90 x 70 cm Ochre on Canvas Category Painting Artist Profile
During ceremony on the Tiwi Islands a series of 'yoi' (dances), are performed; some are totemic (inherited from the person's Mother) and some serve to act out the narrative of...