Josephine Nangagee

Warlayirti Artists (Balgo)

Josephine was born circa 1950 and grew up in country north of Nynmi (Jupiter Well) in Western Australia. Her first contact with European people was with cattlemen in the same area who provided her family with meat. Josephine lived in Balgo before moving to Kiwirrkurra community with her husband Charlie Wallabi Tjungurrayi (dec), brother of Helicopter Tjungurrayi.  Josephine is a talented and enthusiastic artist who is also well known for her basket weaving work.