Malaluba Gumana

Malaluba mainly paints her mother’s Gålpu clan designs of dhatam (waterlilly), djari (rainbow), djaykung (filesnake) and wititj (olive python) Born c 1955 Moiety Yirritja Homeland Gangan Clan Dhalwangu,...

Nyapanyapa Yunupiŋu

Nyapanyapa is quite remarkable. She is perhaps the artist of the region most remote from the market she creates for. In this sense her art is really quite pure for it is without any consideration or desire to understand what happens beyond point of sale to her art...

Nongirrnga Marawili

A prolific producer of art, her practice began in her highly successful printmaking until recently when she reinvigorated her art form to paint bark and larrakitj in a totally new and supranational way. Born c 1939 Moiety Dhuwa Homeland Gangan Clan...

Mulkun Wirrpanda

Mulkun Wirrpanda is the daughter of the great Yolgnu leader Dhakiyarr Wirrpanda. Mulkun Wirrpanda is the daughter of the great Yolgnu leader Dhakiyarr Wirrpanda. Mulkun paints Dhudi-Djapu miny’tji (sacred design) that depicts her land at and near Dhuruputjpi....

Gawarrin Gumana

Gawirrin Gumana, the eldest son of Birrikitji. Born c 1935 Moiety Yirritja Homeland Gangan Clan Dhalwangu, Nungburundi

Garawan Wanambi

Garawan and his family continue to live and work at Gangan and he has emerged as one of the most gifted of the new generation of artists based there. Born c 13.8.65 Moiety Dhuwa Homeland Gangan Clan...

Djambawa Marawili

Djambawa Marawili is first and foremost a leader, and his art is one of the tools he uses to lead. Born c 1953 Moiety Dhuwa Homeland Baniyala/ Yilpara Clan Madarrpa

Baluka Maymuru

Baluka is the son of Nanyin Maymuru (1918-1969) the elder brother of Narritjin, one of Yirrkala’s most famous artists. Baluka is himself an important artist and also head man of the Manggalili clan. Born c 1947 Moiety Yirritja Homeland Djarrakpi Clan Manggalili,...

Barayuwa Munungurr

Barayuwa has done his mother’s Munyuku clan’s design, inspired by the late ritual specialist and artist Dula Nurruwutthun. Born c 28.09.1980 Moiety Dhuwa Homeland Wandawuy Clan...