Lily Hargraves

POB: Chilla Well

Domicile: Lajamanu NT

Language Group: Warlpiri / Warnayaka

Aboriginal Name: Yirdingali

Lily Hargraves is a senior law woman at Lajamanu. She has been painting on canvas since ca.1986. She is a vigorous and confident artist and is well-versed in the stories that she paints. These stories include: Ngalyipi, the Vine Dreaming; Mala, the Wallaby; Karnta, Womens Dreaming amongst others.

Selected exhibitions: Gallery Gabriella Pizzi-Melbourne: Hogarth Gallery-Sydney: Dreamtime Gallery-Perth: NGV– Melbourne: High Court-Canberra: Ecole des Beaux Arts-Grenoble France: Australian Embassy—Washington: William Mora—Melbourne.

Selected collections: NGV Melboune.