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Welcome to Iwantja Arts

  • Jeannie Reggie
    Meet our artists Jeannie Reggie

    “I came to Iwantja with my auntie. My father was a ngangkari (traditional healer) and he was working at the little clinic here. I learnt to speak English at the...

  • Photo of Sadie Singer
    Meet our artists Sadie Singer (1950 - 2014)

    Sadie was born at Lambina Station on the outskirts of Marla Bore; she is remembered as a strong cultural leader within the APY Lands and an outstanding role model for...

  • Vincent Namatjira
    Meet our artists Vincent Namatjira

    “When I’m painting I just think about how to make the story work, what I want to show, and I hope that it’s a good one. I enjoy painting; it occupies me, it keeps me...

  • Noreen Parker
    Meet our artists Noreen Parker

    “My father was looking after all the sheep, watching and shearing them. He would bring home bags of wool, and my mother taught me how to knit. We would sell the...

  • Emily Cullinan
    Meet our artists Emily Cullinan

    “When I was little we used to do a lot of walking; we’d camp along the way to different countries. My dad was using a tjuki (digging stick) every day to help us find...

  • Jeannie Wallatina
    Meet our artists Jeannie Wallatina

    “My name is Jeannie, and I was born in the bush near the Mimili community. I grew up in a little tin house with my sister Judy and my two brothers. I’ve worked at the...