Verity Bangarra

Biography

Verity was born in Maningrida and is a Kunibidji land owner. Her mother was from Djinkarr and her father was born at Babbarra.

Verity has 7 children from the ages of 25 to 7 and she remembers bringing the oldest to the women’s centre in 1998 when it was a creche as well as a creative workshop.

Verity was taught printing by the late Helen Williams, founder of the centre. Verity’s totems are Lady Dreaming and Djabayéna and she also makes work about Makéddja (Turtle).

Languages

Ndjébbana, Gunbalang

Community

Maningrida

Date of birth

1980-02-06

Clan

Ndjebbana

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