Vera Lalara’s new bird carvings

Oct 13, 2017
Traditional Groote Eylandt Bird Carving - Aboriginal Anindilyakwa Artist Vera Lalara

We were so excited yesterday when we stopped by 4 Mile outstation and collected these beauties from emerging artist Vera Lalara. Vera has just begun making work for the art centre, joining the Umbakumba women for natural textile dyeing on Thursdays and developing a home-based carving and weaving practice. We can’t wait to see more…

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Yumaduwaya (Stingray) Song

Oct 4, 2017

Our logo artwork is of two stingrays passing one another. Stingrays are special to the Anindilyakwa – this is the Groote Eylandt song ‘Stingray.’ ‘Stingray’ – Artist: Donald Blitner See, I went down to the river. See them pass one another at Arrindingmanja. Was the sand shining brightly? See them pass one another at Arrindingmanja.…

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