Tiwi name for Armband - worn when we dance at ceremony
|Size & Medium||80 x 30 cm Ochre on Canvas|
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 narrative of...
Tumarraringini (Wildflower) Catalog No 16-181 Title Tumarraringini (Wildflower) Artist VIRGINIA GALLARLA Size & Medium 80 x 30 cm Ochre on Linen Category Painting Artist Profile
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. Catalog No 16-237...