Australian Aboriginal Artist

Peter Mulcahy is a family man, who now lives in the beautiful Noosa Hinterland of the Sunshine Coast. His family is number one and is the strong base which fires and inspires him to share this rich culture, a culture which when respected unfolds for all to hear, see and touch.

Peter ( Muraay Djeripi ) Mulcahy

This accomplished aboriginal artist is committed to culture while his signature fine lines, exquisite attention to detail and deep and stirring stories continue to set him apart.

Peter Mulcahy is a Gamilaroi man, his family originated from the area around Mungindi & Thalon on the Queensland NSW border. 15 years as a professional artist and his many years of learning from elders has developed him into a modern man that breaths life and relevance back into the Ancient stories of the Dreamtime. His new contemporary art works reflect the old in the new, the Ancient in the now.

Muraay Djeripi, Peters Indigenous names translates to Sulphur Crested White Cockatoo and free Flying Spirit. The White Cockatoo is the story teller and uniter of Tribes. This in itself sums up Peters life's work.

Peter Mulcahys' passion is infectious, at the core of all he paints, writes and speaks is the desire to reach his audience with teachings and knowledge he has gained from Elder and Spirit. Aboriginal Art

Muraay Djeripi’s contemporary art works are predominantly of a very fine figurative style. This style of work has not as yet received as wider recognition and publicity as the works of Central Australian traditional dot paintings.

Much of Muraay Djeripi’s work employs the use of flora and fauna from his traditional lands. (The northern lands of the Gamilaroi)

Peter Mulcahy's ( Muraay Djeripi ) art would be categorized into 5 sections.

  • Dreamtime art (creation time)
  • Historical paintings & artworks
  • Waketime (contemporary art works)
  • Indigenous Knotting (Aboriginal/Celtic)
  • Traditional art (also contemporary use of traditional)

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Ties Knots and Connections

An indigenous knotting painting. WIth neither beginning or end, each part fulfilling its role, while in the service of the whole

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09 July
 

Coolomon of Hope Hand full of Pain

This is a painting in peters wake time series. It asks for empathy for people who have only pain. It speaks of a time needed to heal, hope and feel ...

09 July
 

The Returning

This painting from Peters wake time series takes us to the cold face of modern and ancient Australia. It is a journey from what we had to where we ...

09 July
 

Native Beauty

A wake time painting of incredible beauty. For the first time the artist employs this style of imagery. In doing this he wishes to pose the question ...

09 July
 

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