My Country (2007)
The granddaughter of Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri, one of the founders of the early Papunya Tula artists, Janelle Stockman was a very contemporary and inspirational artist that painted from her life experiences more than the telling of her traditional cultural knowledge.
Her promising career was cut short at a young age with her tragic and untimely death in 2009.
Region: Arnkawenyerr, Utopia
Janelle Napaltjarri Stockman is granddaughter of one of the key founding members of the Papunya Tula movement, Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri. An extremely talented artist with a soaring career in front of her, Janelle was tragically killed in a car accident in 2009 at 33 years of age. Her life was spent between Utopia, Hermannsburg and Papunya.