|Date of Birth:||18/06/1971|
|Mother's Country:||Munupi, Melville Island|
Lisa started painting in Pirlangimpi at Munupi Arts. Lisa does designs and uses the comb. I make different shapes with the comb, starting with a diamond like the night sky. Lisa likes going hunting on the weekends with friends and family for mud mussels and pronga. Lisa likes drawing as well, she does this at home too.
Tiwi name for Armband - worn when we dance at ceremony Catalog No 16-438 Title Pamajini Artist LISA Warlapinni Size & Medium 90 x 70 cm Ochre on Canvas Category...
The Kulama design depicts this important ceremony of the Tiwi people; the dancers and singers create a circle and prepare the poisonous yam for eating, as indicated by the circles...
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...