Walka Wiru Ngura Wiru means lovely country, lovely drawing. This is a painting is a composition of dot patterns inspired by the sandy desert features around the Tompkinson ranges of Pipalyatjara, Kalka, and Irrunytju communities where Ninuku artists work.
About the Artist
Joanne Davidson was born at Yilka- Cosmo Newberry (Western Australia) in 1975 and moved to Kalka Community many years ago with her partner Richard Fox. She works both at Ninuku Arts and at Pipalyatjara school and enjoys painting designs from the ngurra (country) on canvas and tatu (seed jewellery) with her daughters.