About The Artist
Born Early 1960’s, Language Group – Pintupi,
Region – Wanapatangu – W.A.
Born in the Gibson Desert, Walala along with his family of nine (which included his brothers Warlimpirrnga & Thomas who are also highly renowned individual artists ) created history in October 1984 by making contact with Australian/European society for the first time.
Walala paints “Tingari Cycle” which depicts a series of sacred and secret mythological ceremonies describing the epic journeys of his ancestors.