Lucy Yarawanga

Biography

Lucy is an emerging textile artist as well as an office worker at Bábbarra Women’s Centre. Lucy often references her ancestral stories in her textile work, including Bawaliba (Djinkarr spirit woman), with various lino and screen prints depicting this same narrative.

Lucy is from the Gurr.goni language group – one of the least commonly spoken languages in Arnhem Land. Lucy also speaks another eight Maningrida languages.

Languages

Gurr-goni, Kuninjku

Ancestor spirits

Green monkey frog

Outstation

Nangak

Moiety

Yirridjdja

Subsection

Bulanjan

Date of birth

1961

Fabrics for sale


Upcoming Exhibitions

  • Japingka Aboriginal Art

Past Exhibitions