Walangkura Napanangka [c1946-]

Walangkura’s family was among a group of Pintupi people who made their way to the Ikuntji settlement [Haasts Bluff] in 1956 after walking hundreds of kilometres from the salt lake of Karrkurutinjinya [Lake Macdonald]. She began her career in by participating in collaborative projects between the Kintore and Haasts Bluff communities. She subsequently joined and began painting with Papunya Tula Artists in 1996. She now lives at Kiwirrkurra with her husband and fellow renowned artist, Johnny Yungut Tjupurrula. Her amazing work is represented in many prestigious private and public collections including of the National Gallery of Australia in Canberra