Papunya, Northern Territory

Group Pintupi

Born c.1948, Northern Territory

Lives and works Papunya, Northern Territory

Josephine was born in approximately 1948 near a rockhole site where the Tjukula community was later established. She walked to Haasts Bluff with a large group of people as a young girl. Josephine moved between Haasts Bluff and Papunya with her family before later settling in Kintore. Josephine Napurrula first exhibited her paintings in 1996. In 1999 Josephine contributed to the Kintore womens’ painting as part of the Western Desert Dialysis Appeal.

COLLECTIONS

National Gallery of Australia

Art Gallery of New South Wales

Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory

Artbank Collection

Griffith University Art Collection

Other Artists

MC00097 Glenn Morgan _ Matthew Clarke_ 152.5 x 122cm_acrylic on linen

Matthew Clarke

Warrnambool, Victoria

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Ningura Napurrula

Kintore, Northern Territory

50.5x 50.5 cms

Martin Edge

Brisbane, Queensland

BR00070 navigating_a_treacherous_waterway

Brian Robinson

Thursday Island, Torres Strait

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Maria Ware

Mua Island, Torres Strait

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