Kwatye ke artweye (Rainmaker Dreaming) by Philly Kemarre
Title: Kwatye ke artweye (Rainmaker Dreaming)
Language Group: Eastern Arrernte
Region: Alice Springs
Medium: Acrylic on Canvas
Description: This painting represents both the dark and light side of amiwerre and the Dreaming tracks of kwatye ke artweye (meaning Rainmaker) on Ulpmerre Country; my Country. The Rainmaker Dreaming has been passed down and taught to me by my pop John Cavanaugh Kemarre, who is a senior Eastern Arrernte Elder and traditional healer. Pop John has given me permission to paint this Dreaming.