Cecilia (Wadjlula) Umbagai is the second oldest of her brothers and sister. She is a Worrorra woman from the Mowanjum community. She was born in Derby but mostly grew up in Mowanjum.

Her Ungud (dream time story) is Karroninya Nyina (red land kangaroo). She is a prolific young artist who paints Worrorra Wandjinas and Ungud. In addition to painting, Cecilia is a talented printmaker and photographer. She also works as Studio Coordinator at Mowanjum Art Centre.


EXPOSURE: New Voices in Western Australian Photography is supported through Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries.