Yakari Napaltjarri

Yakari Napaltjarri born circa 1945, west of Kiwirrkurra, Western Australia from the Pintubi Tribe.
Payu West and Yalti are her sisters, who are all well respected and prominent Papunya Tula artists.
She was one of the last Desert nomads to come out of the desert in 1984 with renowned artist’s Wallimpirringa, his brothers Walala and Thomas Tjapaltjarri and their families.
She has been painting for over 20 years and her traditional, raw style is very much sought after by collectors worldwide