Recent Exhibitions

Ngawa, Ngapa, Kapi, Kwatja, Water

Vincent Lingiari Art Award
Tangentyere Artists Gallery, Alice Springs, NT

The 2021 Vincent Lingiari Art Award asked for Aboriginal artists to reflect on their individual and collective battles for water rights and share their creative responses to the theme Ngawa, Ngapa, Kapi, Kwatja, Water.

Arlpwe Art and Culture Centre were fortunate enough to have two artists feature as finalists; Nampijinpa Long and Martha Poulson Nakamarra.

For more information on the Vincent Lingiari Art Award, see


Water among edible edible grass seed, 122 x 107cm
Synthetic polymer on Linen

Nampijinpa Long


Patterns of Landscape, 107 x 92cm
Synthetic polymer on Linen

Martha Poulson Nakamarra