synthetic polymer paint on belgian linen
91 x 91 cm
Papunya Tula Artists, N.T
Coo-ee Aboriginal Art Gallery, NSW
Maunsell Wicks August 2008, August 2008, Maunsell WickesStory
This painting depicts designs associated with the Rockhole Site of Tjalili, west of Tjukula Community.
A group of women gathered at the site to perform the dances and sing the songs associated with the area. They also gathered the edible berries known as kampurarrpa or desert raisin from the small shrub Solanum centrale.These berries are ground into paste which is cooked in the coals to form a type of damper.