Barbara Puruntatameri | Artist Profile

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DANCE: Kirrilima (Jungle Fowl)

Barbara Puruntatameri was born and raised in Pirlangimpi. She has moved and back and forward between Pirlangimpi and Milikapiti on Melville Island. Barbara has two children and spends her time raising her boys and practicing painting. She has spent time at Munupi Arts when living in Pirlangimpi and is now a member at Jilamara Arts and Crafts Association. Barbara learnt how to paint watching her grandfather paint at Munupi Arts and was inspired to join Jilamara after watching her partner Jimmy Mungatopi make paintings and carvings.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017 Yirringinkiri Pwoja, Hilton Double Tree, Darwin, NT
2017 Ngini Parlingarri Amintiya Ningani, Nomad Art Gallery, Darwin, NT
2017 Mamirnikiwi Jilamara, Short Street Gallery, Broome, WA

Artworks of Barbara Puruntatameri