Untitled by Joylene Hayes
Medium: Acrylic on Canvas
Size: 91x30 cm
Artist: Joylene Hayes
The painting refers to significant elements which are connected spiritually to the Eastern Arrernte Aboriginal culture and the artist's homeland of Ltyentye Apurte (Santa Teresa) in Central Australia.
Appearance in shape, design and colour the artist uses to create features referring to ancient rock art and petroglyph design or sand and body paint patterns.
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