Artist Bio


Barbara Reid Napangardi is the daughter of the world famous artist, Ningura Napurrula. Barbara’s paintings depict “Women’s Ceremony” painted in the same tribal style of her mother. Barbara also paints “Birth of the Baby Sun” which depicts the dreaming creation story of the sun. Barbara Reid Napangardi is a highly respected Papunya Tula artist whose work is sought after by collectors worldwide.

Featured Galleries / Collections

  • Museum and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory (Darwin)
  • University of Miami (Florida USA)
  • Richard Kelton Foundation
  • Donald Kahn Collection Lowe Art Museum (Florida)
  • Homes a Court Collection (Perth)
  • Art Gallery of Western Australia
  • National Art Gallery of New Zealand
  • Art Gallery of South Australia
  • Queensland National Art Gallery
  • Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory
  • Art Bank Sydney
  • Australian National University
  • Art Museum & City Gallery Flinders University (Adelaide)