An amazing Aboriginal art painting pre-stretched and ready to hang on the wall immediately.
Send it overseas to family and friends as a unique Australian gift for special birthdays or as a wedding present.
The painting is titled Yanjirlpirri or Napaljarri-Warnu Jukurrpa (Star or Seven Sisters Dreaming) and was painted by Shekina Nangala Sampson at Warlukurlangu.
Shekina was born in 2002, at the Alice Springs Hospital, the closest hospital to Yuendumu, a remote Aboriginal community 290 km north-west of Alice Springs in the NT of Australia. Shekina is born into a long line of major Warpiri artists. She paints her grandmother’sYanjirlpirri or Napaljarri-warnu Jukurrpa (Stars and Seven Sisters Dreaming). She likes working with colour and uses an unrestricted palette to develop a modern interpretation of her traditional culture.
Established in 1985 Warlukurlangu is a not-for-profit organisation that is 100% Aboriginal-owned by its artists from the remote desert communities of Yuendumu and Nyirripi in Central Australia. Warlukurlangu Artists is famous for its gloriously colourful acrylic paintings and limited edition prints. The art centre has a national and international profile and its art has been featured in hundreds of exhibitions and publications in Australia and around the world.
Sale of this artwork directly benefits the artist and the Warlukurlangu Artist community. Every painting is accompanied by a signed and dated Certificate of Authenticity which tells the story relating to the painting and some information about the artist.