Artist : MARIETTA NANALA
Title : Wirrimanu (Balgo)
Size/Medium : 400 x 300mm: acrylic on canvas Painting
Marietta has painted her country where she grew up – Balgo. The central circle indicates the country surrounding Balgo where she and her family would dig for karnti (yams) and kumpupatja (tomato) and go swimming in rockholes (small circles). The large circles indicate the surrounding communities of Yagga Yagga, Kearney Range, Mulan, the homestead and Billiluna.