Minyma Tjukurla – Nerida Giles

$1,400.00

91.4cm x 121.9cm: acrylic on canvas

Artwork is sold unstretched

In stock

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91.4cm x 121.9cm: acrylic on canvas

Artwork is sold unstretched

Nerida Giles

Nerida is an artist and former chairperson for Tjarlirli Art. Nerida was born near Cosmo Newberry. She spent her early childhood years in Western Australia before moving with her parents to Docker River settlement. She currently lives at Tjukurla and spends her time between Tjukurla and Alice Springs where she is furthering her studies as an Aboriginal Health Worker. Her mother is Esther Giles, a well known artist. She is one of six children.

Minyma Tjukurla

The young women are travelling around the country near Tjukurla with the older ladies. They are learning many things about where to collect special grasses and flowers and other types of bush tucker.