Leston Japaljarri Spencer

Artist Leston Japaljarri Spencer
Title Artist Sitting on a Chair Painting
Year 2022

Acrylic on metal

Dimensions 146 × 92 cm
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Leston Japaljarri Spencer

Leston Japaljarri Spencer was born in Mparntwe (Alice Springs) in 1988 and grew up in the community of Nyirripi, 500km northwest of Mparntwe. Leston has been painting with Warlukurlangu Artists since 2012. Like most Warlpiri artists, he paints his traditional country stories which are passed down from generation to generation.

Artist statement

This sculpture reflects the artist’s observations, interactions and experiences while working in the Warlukurlangu art centre, reflecting the space as one of family gatherings and artistic experimentation.