Sid Anderson Tjampitjinpa

individual
Nationality:
Australian
Artist Biography:
Sid Anderson lives at Papunya and is to be the next 'waterman', a very important role in the Warlpiri community that involves custodianship to water dreaming's as well as leading corroboree's and other important men's business. Sid will inherit this role from Dinny Nolan Jampitjinpa, when Dinny passes away. Dinny Nolan was among the first of Aboriginal men to paint on canvas in the early 1970's under Geoffrey Bardon's influence, and is now passing his knowledge on to Sid Anderson.