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Linda Syddick, Wati Tjungarrayi Kujarra, Kapi Tjukurrpa, Warlukirritji, 2018
Here, Wati Tjungarrayi Kutjarra [Two Tjungarrayi Brothers] perform Kapi [rain making] ceremonies at Warlukirritji held by Linda’s beloved adoptive father, Shorty Lungkata Tjungarrayi. He was born here, in Tjungarrayi/Nungarrayi Tjapaltjarri/Napaltjarri Country, south of Karrkurutinyja [Lake McDonald]. The Tjungarrayi brothers carry nulla nullas for digging, killing game, and fighting. The large...