Papunya is an indigeneous settlement 240km north-west of Alice Springs in the Northern Territory, Australia. Papunya is on aboriginal land and a permit is required to visit. Papunya was established by the Australian government in the mid 1950a as an administrative center for the Aboriginal people who had moved in from the desert. Current population of Papunya is approximately 300.

Images of Papunya will be added over the next several weeks

All images © the artists or the estate of the artists, reproduced with permission of Papunya Tula Artists through the Aboriginal Artists Agency, Sydney
Photos: Tony De Camillo for the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University