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  • Title: Tutini
  • Artist: Ken Wayne Kantilla
  • Region: Tiwi Islands
  • Art Centre: Ngaruwanajirri Inc
  • Medium: Etching
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  • Dimensions: 29 x 20.5
  • Edition Size: 30
  • Price ($AUD): $ 220

Artwork Story

“Tutini” a multi plate colour etching from a Print Workshop funded by Arts NT and run by Basil Hall in April 2021 at the Ngaruwanajirri workshop. Printed in Canberra at Basil Hall Editions by Basil Hall and Rebecca Drew.


Ken Wayne has been carving ironwood and painting on canvas, paper and bailer shells with natural ochres since the early years of the Ngaruwanajirri group.


Ken Wayne has been a respected leader and Chairperson of the Ngaruwanajirri group for over 15 years.


The subject matter of his paintings are often Tiwi traditional weapons and Tutini (pukumani poles).

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