Old Jilamara Design
|Artist||Lidwina (Nina) Tepomitari|
|Size & Medium||71 x 51cm Natural Ochre on Arches paper|
|Category||Works on Paper|
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...
Jilamara DesignDuring 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...