Walangkura Napanangka

BORN: c 1938 1940 – 2014

 Region  –  Kintore  N.T. & Kiwirrkurra  W.A

Language—Pintupi

Born at Tjiturulnga,  Walangkura moved to Haasts Bluff  and then to Walungurru (Kintore) She commenced painting for Papunya Tula Artists in 1996. In 1994 Walangkura took part in The Walungurru (Kintore) & Ikuntji (Haasts Bluff) Manyma Tjukurrpa painting project.

Recalling her childhood living in the desert with her family as hunters and gatherers Walangkura’s painting depict stories of the country and specific sites of her traditional homeland closely associated with sacred women sites where sacred ceremonies are  held in the Kintore area.  Several members of Walangkura’s family were & are noted high profile painters.

Walangkura is considered as one of the 50 most collectable Australian Artists.

Selected Collections:- Papunya Tula Artists

Selected Exhibitions:

1997,1998,1999,2002, Araluen Arts Centre, Alice spring

1998 Sztuka Aborygr now – (Art of Aborigines), Warsaw Poland

1999 Flinders Art Museum Flinders University, Adelaide

2001 Pintupi, Alice Springs

2003 Gallery Gabrielle Pizzi Melbourne                                                                                                   

Womens' Stories 600 x 1180

Artist : Walangkura Napanangka

Title : Womens' Storie

Size : 600 x 1180

Code : 563

Price : $ 3,900

Women Stories 1220mm x 1300mm

Artist : Walangkura Napanangka

Title : Women Stories

Size : 1220mm x 1300mm

Code : 2335

Price : POA

Women Stories 1200 x 1500mm

Artist : Walangkura Napanangka

Title : Women Stories

Size : 1200 x 1500mm

Code : 2600

Price : POA

Women Stories 980mm x 1600

Artist : Walangkura Napanangka

Title : Women Stories

Size : 980mm x 1600mm

Code : 325

Price : $11000

Women Stories 600mm x 880mm

Artist : Walangkura Napanangka

Title : Women Stories

Size : 600mm x 880mm

Code : 3294

Price : $2950