Kiwirrikurra – Adam Butler

$650.00

55.9cm x 91.4cm: acrylic on canvas

Artwork is sold unstretched

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55.9cm x 91.4cm: acrylic on canvas

Artwork is sold unstretched

Adam Butler

Adam Butler is an artist and arts worker at Tjarlirli Art. Adam is a member of a family well-known in the Western Desert region. He was born at Papunya and has lived in Kintore & Kiwirrikurra. His father was John Tjakamarra (dec.) a founding member of Papunya Tula Artists Pty Ltd. He now lives and paints at Tjukurla.

Kiwirrikurra

The sacred rock holes near Kiwirrikurra, on Adam’s grandfathers’ traditional lands, are the subject of this painting. The sandhills feature in the background. This is a secret men’s story related to the dreaming of the region.