Janet Golder

Born: 1973
Language: Alyawarre
Region: Utopia, NT.

Janet Golder comes from the talented Kngwarreye family and related to the respected artist, Emily Kame Kngwarreye (c1910-1996). Originally from Boundary Bore, she is married to Ronnie Bird who is the son of the famous artist Ada Bird Petyarre. Janet paints aspects of women’s life in Utopia.  She is renowned for her Bush Medicine Leaf works and more recently has developed  her My Country artworks which incorporate all aspects of her cultural life from body paint design, to bush tucker to ceremony.