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Thomas Readett, and Laura Paige, David Gulpilil Mural, 2021, acrylic paint.

David Gulpilil Mural

Thomas Readett and Laura Paige

The David Gulpilil mural is located on the side of Tandanya National Aboriginal Cultural Institute in Adelaide’s East End celebrates the life and work of Yolŋu actor, dancer, singer and painter David Gulpilil. Designed by Ngarrindjeri man Thomas Readett with Laura Paige and includes image of a young Gulpilil in 1978 from 3 Dances Gulpilil, and a portrait from the 2006 movie Ten Canoes.

This mural was commissioned by ABCG Film in collaboration with Tandanya.

Tandanya, East Terrace, Adelaide

Year Produced



Acrylic paint

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