“Kalyjarri, is this side. We bin travel through him, he is singing water. Lots of mayi in this country, mine mummy finish here.”
Lajarri is Margaret’s traditional country which is south-east of Bidyadanga. As a child she travelled with her parents across this country.
Region: Great Sandy Desert, WA
Margaret Baraburra paintings is known for combining traditional designs from the Great Sandy Desert with the vibrant colours of the saltwater landscape of the Kimberley. Her artwork has enjoyed critical acclaim and she has been widely exhibited. Her work evokes powerful memories of her country in the wet season…