Tiwi name for ants
|Size & Medium||80 x 90cm 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...
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...
pupuni jilamara Catalog No 20-136 Artist VIRGINIA GALLARLA Size & Medium 90 x 70 cm Ochre on Canvas Category Painting Artist Profile