|Date of Birth:||28/03/1971|
|Mother's Country:||Jessie River, Melville Island, NT|
|Father's Country:||Rangini, Melville Island, NT|
|Dreaming:||Kirilima (Jungle Fowl)|
Hi my name is Sheila i was Born in Royal Darwin Hospital in 1971 as i grew up i was living at Pirlangimpi where my Dad's country and then my mum sent me to High School Kormilda College in Darwin in 1985 and then i finished up in 1988 and went back home to my family and i started looking for a job working at the womencentre and then at the school and went working at the shop and in 1991 started working at Munupi ArtCentre.
Jilamara Design 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...
Tiwi name for Armband - worn when we dance at ceremony Catalog No 16-333 Title Pamajini Artist SHEILA PURUNTATAMERI Size & Medium 120 x 80 cm Ochre on Canvas Category...