Water Dreaming BagMuseum
Musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac
Ada Nangala Dixon was born in 1952 in Mount Doreen, a cattle station 55 km west of Yuendumu in Australia's Northern Territory. Painting is a family tradition. Ada's father is Pegleg Jampijinpa, a Pintupi artist. Her mother is Margaret Napangardi Brown, a Warlukurlangu artist with her sister Joy Nangala Brown. Ada paints her father's Jukurrpa (dreams), especially the Ngapa Jukurrpa (water dreams). The land, plants and animals are depicted on the recycled tote bag. ADA NANGALA DIXON © Warlukurlangu Artists Aboriginal Corporation, 2022. Produces Aboriginal art, promotes Indigenous culture and has supported the remote community of Yuendumu since 1985.
- Technical specification
56 g (1.98 oz). Carries up to 20 kg (44 lbs). 50 x 42 cm (19.7" x 16.5"). Zippered pocket 11.5 x 11.5 cm (4.5" x 4.5"). Handle 27 cm (10.6"). Made of 100% recycled taffeta by GREEN CIRCLE® certified. Certified STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX®. Water resistant. Durable.