Minyma Kutjarra – (Two Sisters) – Jennifer Nginyaka Mitchell


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Jennifer Nginyaka Mitchell
Acrylic on Belgian Linen
92 x 92cm
Year: 2024

Minyma Kutjarra – (Two Sisters)

Minyma Kutjara’ (Two Ladies), is a popularly depicted story by women from the Ngaanyatjarra Lands. The painting has different chapters depending on where the artist is from and the inherited story of their ancestors.  we see the ladies sitting together at their camp situated among the sand hills. They are surrounded by an abundance of desert flowers and fruits. The painting is a reflection on the lush nature of the land that was so many years ago. When there is rain coming to the lands it makes everyone so pleased as it indicates good foraging and hunting.