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Art

Alyawarr art is world renown.

Art is used as a way to express out connection with the land. Traditional knowledge of dreaming and country is expressed through the translation of water holes and soakages, bush medicines and bush tuckers, mountains, sand hills and ant hills.

Further to the social, economic and cultural benefits associated with producing the artwork, there is evidence to suggest it can have a therepeutic effect upon a person's social and emotional wellbeing. According to the Australian and New Zealand Arts Therapy Association:

More importantly, the artwork has a positive effect in maintaining and strengthening Alyawarr peoples' high level of functioning, due to the fact that it expresses traditional knowledge.

Alyawarr art is available for purchase through various outlets, including Artists of Ampilatwatja.