Walangari Karntawarra History and Collections


Selected Solo Exhibitions

Kate Owen Gallery, Sydney
Parker Gallery, Sydney
Holdsworth Gallery, Sydney
Gallery Savah, Sydney
2019 defining tradition | black + white, Kate Owen Gallery, Sydney
Wagner Gallery, Hong Kong
Old Circus, Paris
Gondawana Gallery, Alice Springs
Wagner Gallery, Sydney
Mountain Artery, Katoomba
Voelkerkunde Museum, Vienna
Vienna Hilton, Vienna
World Heritage Collection, NSW State Parliament, Sydney
Dreamtime Gallery, Santa Fe
Bruce Watling Gallery, Southport
Father John Thierry School, Sydney
Aboriginal Art and Cultural Centre, Alice Springs
Private Gallery, Brussels
Third Annual World Tattoo Convention, Frankfurt
Musee Espace, Beziers, France
Galerie Luc Queyrel, 34, rue Mazarine, Paris
Michael Carr Gallery, Sydney
Heart of Australia, Exhibition at Sydney Airport
Australian Olympic Exhibition, Galeries Lafayette, Paris
Phat Cat, Invercargill, New Zealand
Lotus Gallery, Surfers Paradise
Xzibit, McMahons Point, Sydney
Black Fella's Dreaming, Darlinghurst, Sydney.
Art Paris, Carrousel du Louvre, Paris
L'Art Emmele Exhibition, City Hall, Paris
Batchelor Institute, NT
The Outback Gallery, Sydney

Awards and Recognition

2010 Walangari Deadly Award, Visual artist of the Year - Winner
2003 Commission for Rugby World Cup Paris Exhibition
1995 Walangari painted the first prize for the inaugural Indigenous Surfing Competition sponsored by Billabong and Coca Cola


Global Colours, Sydney
Jagamarra Productions, Sydney
Saga Fjord, Cruise Ship, Museum of Sydney
Dymocks Sydney Inaugural Artist of the Month, Sydney
Master Artist in Residence, Coomalie Cultural Centre, Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education, NT


  • National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
  • Costello Collection, Sydney
  • Kneed-McDaid Collection, Sydney
  • Jagamarra Collection, Sydney
  • Mural, University of NSW, Sydney
  • Coomalie Cultural Centre, Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education, Northern Territory