Gumang, Ratjuk, Banda ga Bapi by Kylie Pascoe

Gumang, Ratjuk, Banda ga Bapi

Aboriginal art in Ramingining, Central Arnhem Land is commonly illustrated through designs and images of animals, plants, and landscape. These motifs commonly reflect the artists ancestral inheritance and their dreamings and are referred to as totems.

For this painting, Kylie has painted gumang (magpie geese), ratjuk (barramundi), banda (long necked turtle) ga (and) bapi (snake).