Language Group: Anmatyerre
Country: Ilkawerne, Utopia Region, North East of Alice Springs
Medium: Acrylic on Canvas and Linen, Wood Carvings
Subjects: Awelye (Women's Ceremony and Body Paint Designs), Alpar (Rat-tail plant) Story, Ilkawerne Country, Bush Foods
Julie and her mother Lorna were involved with the batik movement at Utopia in the late 1970's/early 1980's before beginning to paint using acrylics. Julie has also produced wood sculptures of birds, animals and human figures along with other women of her community in Utopia.
Mbantua Gallery Permanent Collection, Alice Springs
|2002||Mbantua Gallery USA exhibitions: Art and Soul Gallery, Nashville TN; 'The Cove Gallery' Portland OR; Urban Wine Works, Portland OR; Mary's Woods, Portland OR|
|2004||Mbantua Gallery USA exhibitions: Portland, Nashville, Knoxville, Hartford|
|2005||Mbantua Gallery USA exhibitions: Portland, Nashville, Knoxville, New York|
Carved from the wood of trees found in Utopia, this sculpture is of a brolga found in Utopia.