Nora was born near Jameson, her family holds the story for Illurpa. Nora lives at Blackstone with her family and enjoys the traditional life offered here. A custodian of the Illurrpa Story - One place where Kuniya stayed. Kuniya is a giant snake that traveled through the desert. Here at Ilurrpa, male and female snakes have 7 eggs. A matted black fibre found at Ilurrpa Bore is said to be the black hair left over after Kuniya had swallowed many people and then was sick, the black hair flowing down the hillside to Ilurrpa.


2015 Tjirntu Tjarrpanguru Tjirntu pakalakuta 2015 Tarnanthi Textiles Adelaide SA
2015 Artitja Fine Art
2014 Wooloongabba Art Gallery Brisbane 2014 Desert Mob 2014
2014 Emerging Artists
2013 Marks in the Sand @ Tandanya South Australia
2013 Desert Mob Araluen Centre Alice Springs
2010 Wooloongabba Art Gallery group show, Brisbane 2010 Birrung Gallery Sydney
2010 Unknown
2009 Desert Mob, Araluen Centre, Alice Springs



121cm (W) x 121cm (H)
Acrylic Paint
91cm (W) x 91cm (H)
Acrylic Paint