Kudditji Kngwarreye Biography

Yinarupa Nangala - Aboriginal Artist from Western Desert

Kudditji Kngwarreye

Born:            c1928
Language:   Eastern Anmatyerre
Region:       Utopia, Pmara Jutunta (Ti-Tree) - Northern Territory
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Keeping Culture Alive

Kudditji Kngwarreye worked as a stockman as was the case with most Aboriginal men who lived on pastoral leases in Central Australia.  He is related to the most prominent painter from Utopia, Emily Kame Kngwarreye (now deceased).  Kudditji paints for local galleries in Alice Springs.  He depicts in his paintings Dreaming stories from around the Utopia area such as 'Emu Dreaming at Boundary Bore'
Extract:  Janusz B. Kreczmanski and Margo Birnberg, Aboriginal Artists Dictionary of biographies, Central Desert Western Desert Kimberley Region, JB Publishing

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