Gloria Mengil Binjin, Waringarri Aboriginal Arts

Medium: Ochre on Canvas Size: 76 x 76 cm ID: #1003907
Price: $500

    About this artwork

    This is my grandmother’s traditional country at Binjin – Bucket Springs which is now part of the Keep River National Park. There are two little creeks that flow from a freshwater spring. During the wet season they flow into an are of billabongs There are three main billabongs. We hunt and fish. There is a lot of bush tucker that grows in this area.

    About Gloria Mengil

    As a younger emerging artist at Waringarri Aboriginal Arts Gloria Mengil is engaging with the cultural traditions of representing country through repetition as she develops a cultural dialogue and connection between herself and the country she is painting. Her arts practice includes painting, wood carving and textile painting.