‘Mother’s Story’ painting
This painting is about Dorcas Bennett’s Mother’s country. Her mother, Nyurapayia Nampitjinpa, “Mrs Bennet” painted extensively on this subject and here Dorcas reflects on her mother’s work and country and her own connection to this part of the lands.
Acrylic on Canvas
1010mm x 1010mm
Great Central Road in the Ngaanyatjarra Lands of Western Australia, Northern Territory.
Meet the Artist
Dorcas Tinamayi Bennett
Artist Dorcas Tinamayi Bennett from Warakurna Artists. Dorcas was born at Wurturu rockhole near Kaltukatjarra (Docker River). Not only is Dorcas a respected artist, she is also known for her hunting and weaving skills.