Artist : JIMMY AND ANGIE TCHOOGA
Title : Tjukukalyu
Size/Medium : 1800 x 800mm: acrylic on linen Painting
This painting depicts the objects and story associated with Jimmy’s Tjukurrpa (Dreaming) which is his father’s creation story. This story is set in Jimmy’s traditional country of Tjukukalyu, east of Balgo in the Tanami Desert. The central concentric white lines represent tjurrnu (soak water) whilst the patterning surrounding it depict the tali (sandhills).