Martin Tipungwuti

Martin Tipungwuti
Date of Birth: 16/03/1964
Mother's Country: Ranku, Bathurst Island
Father's Country: Ranku, Bathurst Island
Dreaming: Buffalo

Martin Tipungwuti is a innovative and accomplished carver. He is often commissioned by his Tiwi relatives to carve imposing Tutini for the complex Pukamani ceremony performances..  His works have mostly been created for the ceremonies. His design flair is well recognized in the community and its is only in the most recent years that he has carved for the Art market.