Debra McDonald Nangala
Blue Tongue Lizard Dreaming, 2020 | 145h x 95w | RK872
Not framed or stretched | Acrylic on primed linen
Debra McDonald Nangala (b.1969) comes from an impressive artistic family. Her mother, Martha Napaltjarri MacDonald, was a highly respected Papunya Tjupi artist, her grandfather was Shorty Lungkata Tjungurrayi and her sister is Lynda Syddick.
Both Debra and Shorty’s stories refer to the Lake MacDonald area in the Gibson Desert, Central Australia. Debra was married to the nephew of the great Turkey Tolson, and son of the wonderful female artist Mitjili Napurrula.
Debra's artwork is sought after by collectors worldwide. Her Talent is obvious, and she forms part of the next generation of artist’s who carrying on the stories and dreamings.