Tokwampini is the Tiwi name for a bird. Commonly carved on Pukamani poles, it represents the ending of the creation story. Tokwampini is the father of Bima.
|Size & Medium||120 x 80 cm Ochre on Canvas|
Pwoja JilamaraDuring 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...
Catalog No 18-167 Title Murrakupuni Artist VIRGINIA GALLARLA Size & Medium 80 x 50 cm Ochre on Canvas Category Painting Artist Profile
Catalog No 16-620 Title butterfly Artist VIRGINIA GALLARLA Size & Medium 90 x 70 cm Ochre on Canvas Category Painting Artist Profile