Andrea Adamson First Nations Australian, 1973-2019

Andrea Adamson was born in 1973 in the Amata Community of South Australia and painted for Tjala Arts. Her region is the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Lands SA.  Her aunt Rini Tiger and her grandfather Tiger Palpatja are significant painters of the Anangu Creation stories. One of the major Dreaming tracks or songlines on this Country is the Seven Sisters Tjukurrpa. This story forms the basis for many of the paintings by Andrea Adamson. Andrea also depicted her country, Ngayuku Ngura, in vibrant colour, representing features of her birthplace, essential to her Tjukurrpa.