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
Cynthia was born in 1995 in Alice Springs. She grew up in Pipalyatjara community and finished school there in 2010. Cynthia speaks Pitjantjatjara and Ngaanyatjarra and has worked as a translator as well as being a very good teacher of language.
Cynthia is an emerging artist who started painting at Ninuku Arts in 2015, she paints her grandparents country Alkata, located in Western Australia.