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2023 Revealed Exhibition: New and Emerging WA Aboriginal Artists

Maimie Butler


Papulankutja | Blackstone

Lives and works

Papulankutja | Blackstone

Maimie grew up in the Blackstone area and spent much of her childhood in the Benson camp with Kanytjupayi Benson. Maime is a Mitchell and the Country north of Blackstone along the Walu road is Mitchell Country with many stories and important cultural places.  Maimie married into family from Tjukurla way and spends time travelling to visit family there. Maimie is a strong leader in Blackstone Community and in the past has been chair of Papulankutja Artists board. She is both a painter and a Tjanpi fibre artist, and the current chairperson of NPY Women’s Council.

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1 Finnerty Street
Western Australia