Alma Nungarrayi Granites
We were saddened to hear of Nungarrayi's passing on the 1st of September 2017. She was one of our most popular artists and we admired her ability and strength of culture. We mourn with her family and community.
"I want my art to tell the story of my ancestors and be able to show the world my culture and my traditions." Alma Nungarrayi Granites lives in Yuendumu, an Aboriginal community located Northwest of Alice Springs. She is the daughter of Paddy Japaljarri Sims (Dec) and Bessie Nakamarra Sims both founding artists of Warlukurlangu Artists. She paints a large array of stories all of which have been passed down to her from her father and generations before him. All her paintings tell creation stories that relate to