Warnayaka Art, Lajamanu, NT
Coo-ee Aboriginal Art, Sydney, NSW
Nungarrayi is a traditional woman bringing years of bush living and travel by foot and later in life vehicle to her painting. Her initial medium was ochre onto the body and she still practises this, as well as acrylic onto canvas and
linen. Nungarrayi delights in the variations of colours now available to her. Her sister Lily Nungarrayi Jurrah/Hargraves is also a committed artist and they often paint at this art centre together. Nungarrayi began painting in 1986 in Lajamanu after a TAFE course introduced the community to Acrylic and Canvas. Nungarrayi’s art has been widely exhibited in Australia and is held in major national collections.