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69 AM 8725/12
Susan Wanji Wanji Kulama Design 2010
Ochre on linen
1600 x 1000mm

This design depicts the Kulama ceremony of the Tiwi people: the dancers and singers create a circle and prepare the poisonous yam for eating, as indicated by the circles in the painting.

It is a celebration of life and food, the Kulama occurs at the end of the wet season.

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