Arranye Teaching the Headband Dreaming

 

1994  110 x 160 cms NFS  

 

The location is the creekbed at Bitter Springs, an hour east of Alice Springs and the first place old Edward Arranye Johnson took me to record his stories. The actual place is high on the cliff face to the right. Here, he is communicating in the sand the transits of the narrative accompanying the headband to Charles Loo Webb, Samantha Palmer, Sylvester Webb and my daughter, Ronja and son, Raffi