Collection: Lorna Fencer Napurrula

Date of Birth : c.1924 - 2006
Country : Katherine
Language : Warlpiri / Ngaliya

Lorna had been painting since 1986 and began painting with a small group of women who collectively produced the first women‘s paintings for the Wanayaka Art Centre in Lajamanu.

Her work depicts dreamings of her country Yumurrpa, near the Granites in the Tanami Desert in the Northern Territory, in clashes of vibrant contemporary colour. Lorna painted bush tucker including bush potato and bush cabbage.
Lorna Fencer Napurrula