Walala Tjapaltjarri Australian Aboriginal Artist from Gibson desert

Born: c1960

Region: Western Desert

Community Centre: Kintore

Language: Pintupi


Walala was born in the early 1960’s at Marua to the east of Kiwirrkurra in the Gibson Desert.

In late 1984, Walala and eight other relatives of the Pintupi Tribe walked out of the desert in Western Australia and made contact for the first time with European society. Described as ‘The Lost Tribe’, he and his family created international headlines.

Walala Tjapaltjarri | c13689

SKU: 13689
  • Artist:


  • Title:


  • Details

    Catalog No. 13689

    Size. 59 x 88 cm

    Medium. Acrylic on linen



Visit our original local website to see more beautiful art


Aboriginal Art Directory is the largest online resource to help you find self-representing artists, Aboriginal art centres, galleries, online stores and wholesalers worldwide.

Library of Links

Street Address

Subscribe to our mailing list ..     Dont miss the best 

11 Knuckey St


Northern Territory

Australia 0801

Mon - Fri: 9am - 5pm

​​Saturday: 9am - 3pm

Sunday: 10am - 3pm  

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • YouTube
  • Pinterest
  • Instagram

© 2020 by Australian Aboriginal Fine Art Gallery....(Online Sales...Since 1994)