Two Bob Tjungurrayi

(Johnny) Two Bob Tjungurrayi born Circa 1932- 2001in the bush around Haasts Bluff. Two Bob work as a butcher at the new Papunya Settlement. In the early 1980’s he was encouraged to paint his own dreamtime stories from around Kerrinyara (Central Mt. Wedge) and Three Mile Bore by Paddy Carroll.
The Dreamings which they shared included Wati (Man), Karnta (woman), Witchety Grub and Carpet Snake. Two Bob became a highly respected Papunya Tula Artist
Selected Exhibitions:
1992, 1996, 1997, 1998 Araluen Arts Centre, Alice Springs;
1993 Art Gallery of W.A., Perth;
1997 Manningham Art Space, Melbourne;
1998, 1999 Chapel off Chapel Gallery, Melbourne

Selected Collections:
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra; Parliament House, Canberra; Victoria Museum, Melbourne;
Art Gallery of South Australia; Powerhouse Museum, Sydney;
Holmes a Court Collection;
Artbank