George Hairbrush Tjungurrayi
George Hairbrush Tjungurrayi was a finalist in the Wynne Prize 2007 and in 2003 was voted as one of the “50 Most Collectable artists” by the Australian Art Collector magazine. George began painting in 1976 and he paints his ancestral country around Kiwirrkura, near Lake Mackay in Western Australia.
George began painting for Papunya Tula Artists in 1976 and continued painting while residing around the area. His ancestral country covers the sites around Kiwirrkura, Lake Mackay, Kulkuta, Karku, Ngaluwinyamana and Kilpinya to the north-west of Kintore across the West Australian border. George paints the Tingari stories for this region.
George was a finalist in the Wynne Prize 2007 and in 2003 was voted as one of the “50 Most Collectable artists” by Australian Art Collector magazine