Artist: Myra Rory
Garrwa Country Landscape – 2019
Paintings – – 50 x 90 cm
Myra Rory (late) is a senior Garrwa woman who is strongly connected to Garrwa country both through cultural history and through her artwork stories and dreaming s.
Myra grew up on country and so her knowledge of land and culture is particularly strong. She is inspired to paint the things that surround her everyday in his life, both now and from the dream-time.
Garrwa are known as ‘freshwater’ or ‘mainland’ people, and their country stretches as far as the Barkley Tablelands.