Joseph Jurra Tjapaltjarri

a tribute

2 - 23 July

exhibition essay

Joseph Jurra Tjapaltjarri's use of colour combinations suggest a vast space both from views on the earth surface and underneath.  The lines are inspired by roots of the yam plant travelling underground. 

This survey of his paintings from the past 20 years is his first solo exhibition in Sydney

Joseph Jurra Tjapaltjarri's use of colour combinations suggest a vast space both from views on the earth surface and underneath.  The lines are inspired by roots of the yam plant travelling underground. 

This survey of his paintings from the past 20 years is his first solo exhibition in Sydney