1st January 1951
Tjaru and English
Jimmy Tchooga is a prominent artist, senior law man and lead singer for ceremony. Painting with strong hues, his dot work is both intentional and specific. Jimmy’s country is Tjukukalyu, east of Balgo in the Tanami Desert. Primarily, Jimmy's paintings depict his Tjukurrpa, specifically his father's creation story.
Jimmy has been an active member of the Warlayirti Artists' Board. He currently paints in collaboration with his wife, Angie Topsy Tchooga.