Artist Profile

Sean Bundjalung (Del Signore)

Sean Bundjalung (Del Signore)

 

My Nation is Bundjalung and my clan is Ngyabul from Cabbage Tree Island, near Wardell.
I have been painting since I was 15 years old and my major influences have been painting Dreaming stories told by mother Yvonne (Ponnie) Del-Signore and her brother Uncle Lewis Cook.

Not long ago I worked for the NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service as a field officer, but also doing discovery guide tours about national parks, its wildlife and the environment.

As a Bundjalung artist, I paint stories about the Dreamtime, my country, myths, Aboriginal survival, land, animals, the sea and waterways. Our stories have been passed down from our Elders and as a modern artist I have incorporated my life experiences into my painting.

In my country paintings , the circles represent family groups and clans with tracks that show their connection to other Aboriginal groups within the nation. Our people live in harmony with the land and sea. We believe strongly in our Aboriginal spirituality and that our life cycle evolves and is connected to everything in the universe.

Aboriginal people respect the land and sea, the animals, birds and fish. As an artist I express my life journey, stories about my people and to be recognized and respected as the original inhabitants of this land.

 

 

 

You are welcome to visit our art gallery to see Sean Bundjalung (Del Signore) and other aboriginal artist's artwork on linen, canvas, didgeridoo, boomerang, coolamon and pottery at: Karlangu Aboriginal Art Centre, 47 York Street, Sydney, 2000, New South Wales, Australia

Artworks by this artist

Clans Of My Nation
Art No:SBS-164
Size:60 X 120

Clans Of My Nation
Art No:SBS-151
Size:60 X 120

Ancestral Wind
Art No:SBS-s-138
Size:40 X 40

Clans of my nation - My Country
Art No:SBS-s-137
Size:40 X 40

Ancestral Wind
Art No:SBS-162
Size:60 X 120

My Country
Art No:SBS-167
Size:60 X 90

My Country
Art No:SBS-166
Size:60 X 90

Ancestral Wind
Art No:SBS-156
Size:60 X 120

Ancestral Wind
Art No:SBS-163
Size:60 X 120
SOLD
Clans of my nation - My Country
Art No:SBS-s-135-1
Size:40 X 40
SOLD
My Country
Art No:SBS-s-121
Size:40 X 40
SOLD
My Country
Art No:SBS-s-134
Size:40 X 40
SOLD
Ancestral Wind
Art No:SBS-s-110
Size:40 X 40
SOLD
Ancestral Wind
Art No:SBS-s-136
Size:45 X 60
SOLD
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