“I am a painter. My husband Declan Karrilikiya Apuatimi taught me how to paint. I love my painting, I love doing it... Now I am doing that. Painting makes me alive.”

Jean Baptiste Apuatimi recorded and transcribed by Angela Hill at Nguiu, 3 February 2007 for National Indigenous Art Triennial 07: Culture warriors, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra.

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