Joseph Jurra Tjapaltjarri
Joseph Jurra Tjapaltjarri is active/lives in Australia. Joseph Tjapaltjarri is known for Aboriginal art.
Biography Joseph Jurra Tjapaltjarri
A protégé of one of the most distinguished
early painters at Papunya, Charlie Tarawa Tjungurrayi (c. 1925-1999),
Joseph Jurra was raised by another renowned Papunya Tula painter, Willy
Tjungurrayi (born c. 1932). The latter is credited as one of the Pintupi
artists to develop the compositional template of place/site and
connecting journey line that dominate the picture surface in the
mid-1980s. A painting in this style by Joseph Jurra was included in the
exhibition Papunya Tula: Contemporary Paintings from Australia’s Western Desert
at the John Weber Gallery, New York, in 1989.
And in 2000, an untitled
painting based on the sinuous lines of ngalyipi or rope vine was
exhibited in the landmark exh
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