AVAILABLE WORKS

George Tjungurrayi

PAPUNYA TULA ARTISTS

Born: 1943
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BIOGRAPHY

George Tjungurrayi was born in the desert in the vicinity of Kiwirrkura in approximately 1943 and is the younger brother of Naata Numgurrayi.  George walked in to the community of Papunya with another man along the freshly graded road, after living at Mukula west of Kiwirrukura.  He commenced painting for Papunya Tula artists in the early 1980’s.

COLLECTIONS

National Gallery of Australia
National Gallery of Victoria
Art Gallery of New South Wales
Art Gallery of South Australia
Supreme Court of the Northern Territory, Darwin, NT
Musee des Arts d’ Afrique et d’Oceanic,  Paris
Groinger Museum, The Netherlands
University of Virginia, USA
Luczo Collections, California, USA