circa 1922 - June 1999
Photograph of Inyuwa Nampitjinpa, courtesy of Papunya Tula Artists Property Ltd., Alice Springs, Australia
Place of Birth:
1996 - 1999
Inyuwa Nampitjinpa greatly abstracts and simplifies the basic symbolic elements of desert painting. In her loose and energetic compositions, circles, lines, and the typical U shapes become apparent only upon close scrutiny.
Ceremonial Leader, Community Leader
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Related Visual Artists:
wife of Tutuma Tjapangati
mother of Walangkura Napanangka
mother of Pirrmangka Napanangka
skin sister of Alice Nampitjinpa
Fellowships, grants and awards:
Papunya Women, Utopia Art, Sydney, Australia (1996)
Dreaming Their Way: Australian Aboriginal Women Painters
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