Women's Body Design - SHARON NUMINA : Utopia Aboriginal Art SIZE: 138cm x 87cm
ARTISTS: Sharon Numina
LANGUAGE: Amnatajerre / Kaytetye - Utopia North Central Desert region
TITLE: Women's Body Design
MEDIUM: Painting - acrylic on canvas
“This is awelye body line ceremony painting – it is the woman art painted on the body with the melon and rockholes in the desert – the women they paint each other up for dance and ceremony”
Sharon was born in 1981 and attended school in Kormilda College in Darwin.
Sharon is one of six sisters and three brothers. Her Mother is Barbara Price Mbitjana from Stirling Station near Tenant Creek who is also an artist.
Sharon has been painting for galleries across the country for over nine years.
Her works have been purchased by art lovers and collectors and Sharon’s works were part of a collaborative exhibition in Cairns in 2010.
Sharon paints many stories from her family and is also a strong teacher to the next generation. Sharon is currently teaching some of her nieces to paintSee Sharon Numina's Artist Collections profile for further information on the artist, her sister artists and Sharon's other art-series paintings for sale.