Ngoia Pollard 600mm x 700mm
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Her Father’s Country 600mm x 700mm
Artist - Ngoia Pollard
Title - Her Father's Country
Size - 600mm x 700mm
Code - 64
Price : $ 850

About The Artist

Born  at  Haasts Bluff   C. 1948

Currently –  Lives  Mt. Liebig-  Northern  Territory

Language Group—Warlpiri

Highlighting her father’s country, which is a sacred Walpari area with affiliated reference to the “Water Snake” are the main subjects of Ngoia’s paintings.

The oval shapes illustrated in her paintings are Iconography representation of  rocks,swamps & lakes a short distance North West of Mt. Liebig (Nyrripi —Talarada) where Ngoia lives.

She highlights the wet & dry characteristics of the land.  The region is changed with the spiritual presence of the “Water Snake” which lies beneath the surface.

The area also represents where her father hunted.

Awards

2006 –Telstra 1st Prize of the prestigious Northern Territory Art Award 

2004- First Prize in the Advocate Central Australian Award

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