Born: c. 1928 – 2017
Skin Name: Kngwarreye
Region: Utopia, Northern Territory
Language: Eastern Anmatyerre
Subjects and Themes (Dreaming): My Country
The Aboriginal artist Kudditji Kngwarreye is the half brother of the most famous late Aboriginal artist Emily Kame Kngwarreye. He had a traditional bush upbringing and worked as a stockman and mine worker for many years. He is also a traditional custodian of many important Dreamings, of the land and Men’s Business ceremonial sites located in his country at Utopia Station, about 230 km north east of Alice Springs.
Painting/s by Kudditji Kngwarreye: