|Date of Birth:||27/10/1982|
|Mother's Country:||Yapalika, Melville Island|
|Father's Country:||Yirrkala, Arnhem Land|
|Dreaming:||Takaringa (Scaley Mullet)|
I Started painting at an early age the local primary school here at Pirlangimpi and i mostly use acrylic and as soon as i was getting ready to attand high school at kormilda college i started to use water colour style and sketching but after i left high school i never did any art work because i was to busy work or travelling but now i would like do art again so why not.
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...
Tiwi name for Stingray. Catalog No 17-167 Title Kuluwarringa Artist Russell Yunupingu Size & Medium 80 x 50 cm Ochre on Canvas Category Painting Artist Profile