My View of Country - Sonya Ngwarraye Petrick by Sonya Ngwarraye Petrick

My View of Country – Sonya Ngwarraye Petrick

The community of Ampilatwatja made a conscious decision not to paint ‘altyerr’, dreaming stories, the artists paint their country where those stories sit.

“This is sand-hill country, after rain. Where the ant hills stand out from the young plants and the red earth smells sweet. This is special country.” – Sonya