Artist Profile

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Elsie Granites Napanangka
Born :1963
Location :Yuendumu
Tribe :Warlpiri
Skin group :Napanangka
Language :Warlpiri

 

Elsie Granites Napanangka

 

Elsie Granites Napanangka (aka Elsie Napanangka Granites) was born in 1963 in Yuendumu, Northern Territory. She is sister of Rex Daniel Granites Japanangka, Audry Martin Napanangka, Nora Long Napanangka (all renowned artists of Warlpiri Tribe) and related to famous Michael Nelson Minjina Jagamarra.

Elsie Napanangka Granite has 3 children, one of them a young and creative artist, Justinna Sims Napaltjarri. She also has 13 grand children and one great grandchild.

Elsie Granites Napanangka has been painting since 1987 and depicts the following dreaming stories mostly related to her country: Mina Mina, Karnta (Women), Karnakurlangu (Digging Sticks), Yurrampi (Honey Ant), Ngalyipi (Snake / Medicine Vine) and Seven Sisters (Yanjirlpiri or Naparljarri-Warnu).

 

                            

        Elsie Granites Napanangka at Karlangu Aboriginal Art Centre

 

You are welcome to visit the art gallery to view Elsie Granites Napanangka and other aboriginal artists artwork on Linen/Canvas, Coolamon, Didgeridoo, Boomerang and Pottery at: KARLANGU ABORIGINAL ART CENTRE, 47 York St, Sydney, NSW, 2000, Australia

Artworks by this artist

Mina Mina Dreaming
Art No:EG-116
Size:112 X 148

Brushtail Possum (Janganpa Jukurrpa
Art No:EG 103
Size:50 X 70

SOLD Mina Mina Dreaming
Art No:EG-118
Size:91 X 150
SOLD
Mina Mina Jukurrpa
Art No:EG-117
Size:72 X 151
SOLD
Mina Mina Jukurrpa
Art No:EG-133
Size:87 X 117
SOLD
Mina Mina Jukurrpa
Art No:EG-132
Size:85 X 168
SOLD
Mina Mina Jukurrpa
Art No:EG-128
Size:43.5 X 97
SOLD
Seven Sisters
Art No:EG-130
Size:70 X 122
SOLD
Seven Sisters
Art No:EG-107
Size:95 X 121
SOLD
Mina Mina Jukurrpa (Dreaming)
Art No:EG-135
Size:70 X 90
SOLD
Women's Dreaming
Art No:EG-113
Size:90 X 149
SOLD
Mina Mina Dreaming
Art No:EG-129
Size:44 X 108.5
SOLD
Mina Mina Jukurrpa
Art No:EG-131
Size:80 X 135
SOLD
Mina Mina Jukurrpa
Art No:EG-122
Size:108 X 146
SOLD
Mina Mina Jukurrpa
Art No:EG-124
Size:57.5 X 114
SOLD
Mina Mina
Art No:EG-108
Size:89 X 121
SOLD
Mina Mina
Art No:EG-127
Size:40.9 X 96.5
SOLD