This design depicts the Kulama ceremony of the Tiwi people: the dancers and singers create a circle and prepare the poisonous yam for eating, as indicated by the circles in the painting. It is a celebration of life and food, the Kulama occurs at the end of the wet season.
|Artist||SUSAN WANJI WANJI|
|Size & Medium||160 x 100 cm Ochre on Linen|
Catalog No 11sww858 Artist SUSAN WANJI WANJI Size & Medium 119x40cm ochre on canvas Category Painting Artist Profile
Pularti means breast. If a womans baby he passed away she paints her breasts in such a way to show her loss. It represents her breast milk. The mother that...
Turtle Catalog No 14-22 Title Jarrakalani Artist SUSAN WANJI WANJI Size & Medium 80 x 50 cm ochre on linen Category Painting Artist Profile