Manal Kapay

Born
(1920s)
Died
(1990s)
Language group
Kwoma people, Banggwatapa Nediiikawek Teeki clan, Bangwis village, Washkuk Hills, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea

 (10 works)

  • Ukuboro (Waves)
    Title
    Ukuboro (Waves)
    Production date
    1972
    Artist/Maker
    Manal Kapay Kwoma people, Banggwatapa Nediiikawek Teeki clan, Bangwis village, Washkuk Hills, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
    Medium
    earth pigments and plant extracts on sago palm petiole
    Accession number
    2001.412
    Credit Line
    Purchased through the NGV Foundation with the assistance of The Thomas William Lasham Fund, Founder Benefactor, 2001
  • Boulder inhabited by a forest spirit named Butakom
    Title
    Boulder inhabited by a forest spirit named Butakom
    Production date
    1988
    Artist/Maker
    Manal Kapay Kwoma people, Banggwatapa Nediiikawek Teeki clan, Bangwis village, Washkuk Hills, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
    Medium
    earth pigments and plant extracts on sago palm petiole
    Accession number
    2001.406
    Credit Line
    Purchased through the NGV Foundation with the assistance of The Thomas William Lasham Fund, Founder Benefactor, 2001
  • Fruit of the mima bodii tree
    Title
    Fruit of the mima bodii tree
    Production date
    1988
    Artist/Maker
    Manal Kapay Kwoma people, Banggwatapa Nediiikawek Teeki clan, Bangwis village, Washkuk Hills, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
    Medium
    earth pigments and plant extracts on sago palm petiole
    Accession number
    2001.409
    Credit Line
    Purchased through the NGV Foundation with the assistance of The Thomas William Lasham Fund, Founder Benefactor, 2001
  • Nokuyagaba (Sago-stealing spirit)
    Title
    Nokuyagaba (Sago-stealing spirit)
    Production date
    1988
    Artist/Maker
    Manal Kapay Kwoma people, Banggwatapa Nediiikawek Teeki clan, Bangwis village, Washkuk Hills, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
    Medium
    earth pigments and plant extracts on sago palm petiole
    Accession number
    2001.414
    Credit Line
    Purchased through the NGV Foundation with the assistance of The Thomas William Lasham Fund, Founder Benefactor, 2001
  • Papa sombo (Water-worn river rocks)
    Title
    Papa sombo (Water-worn river rocks)
    Production date
    1972
    Artist/Maker
    Manal Kapay Kwoma people, Banggwatapa Nediiikawek Teeki clan, Bangwis village, Washkuk Hills, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
    Medium
    earth pigments and plant extracts on sago palm petiole
    Accession number
    2001.411
    Credit Line
    Purchased through the NGV Foundation with the assistance of The Thomas William Lasham Fund, Founder Benefactor, 2001
  • Yopomeshe hoposhopo (Leaf-eating caterpillar)
    Title
    Yopomeshe hoposhopo (Leaf-eating caterpillar)
    Production date
    1988
    Artist/Maker
    Manal Kapay Kwoma people, Banggwatapa Nediiikawek Teeki clan, Bangwis village, Washkuk Hills, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
    Medium
    earth pigments and plant extracts on sago palm petiole
    Accession number
    2001.408
    Credit Line
    Purchased through the NGV Foundation with the assistance of The Thomas William Lasham Fund, Founder Benefactor, 2001
  • Awomar, Ceremonial clay food bowl
    Title
    Awomar, Ceremonial clay food bowl
    Production date
    (c. 1950)
    Artist/Maker
    Manal Kapay Kwoma people, Banggwatapa Nediiikawek Teeki clan, Bangwis village, Washkuk Hills, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
    Medium
    earthenware, earth pigments
    Accession number
    2001.440
    Credit Line
    Purchased through the NGV Foundation with the assistance of The Thomas William Lasham Fund, Founder Benefactor, 2001
  • Mija ceremonial sculpture named Sukumija
    Title
    Mija ceremonial sculpture named Sukumija
    Production date
    (c. 1950)
    Artist/Maker
    Manal Kapay Kwoma people, Banggwatapa Nediiikawek Teeki clan, Bangwis village, Washkuk Hills, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
    Medium
    wood, earth pigments, plant extracts, shell, synthetic polymer paint
    Accession number
    2001.437
    Credit Line
    Purchased through the NGV Foundation with the assistance of The Thomas William Lasham Fund, Founder Benefactor, 2001
  • Ukumboro (Waves)
    Title
    Ukumboro (Waves)
    Production date
    1972
    Artist/Maker
    Manal Kapay Kwoma people, Banggwatapa Nediiikawek Teeki clan, Bangwis village, Washkuk Hills, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
    Medium
    earth pigments and plant extracts on sago palm petiole
    Accession number
    2001.410
    Credit Line
    Purchased through the NGV Foundation with the assistance of The Thomas William Lasham Fund, Founder Benefactor, 2001
  • Apoleyar bird
    Title
    Apoleyar bird
    Production date
    1988
    Artist/Maker
    Manal Kapay Kwoma people, Banggwatapa Nediiikawek Teeki clan, Bangwis village, Washkuk Hills, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
    Medium
    earth pigments and plant extracts on sago palm petiole
    Accession number
    2001.407
    Credit Line
    Purchased through the NGV Foundation with the assistance of The Thomas William Lasham Fund, Founder Benefactor, 2001