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Bonnie Burangarra

Artist

Bonnie grew up at Yilan in the Cape Stewart area with her sister Lily who is also a prolific weaver. Bonnie is married to Jacky Maranbarra and together they are considered master Angadjadjiya (fish trap) makers which are made from jungle vine and other natural materials. She also produces beautiful gulukurr or bathi (dilly bags). Bonnie has exhibited extensively with Maningrida Arts in the past and is represented by both Art Centres.

Birth
11/05/1955

Languages
Burrara, Djinang, Djambarrapuyngu, Yanhangnu

Skin
Gutjan

Milingimbi Art and Culture Aboriginal Corporation

The Milingimbi Art and Culture Aboriginal Corporation is a community owned Art Centre that maintains an important position in the national art and cultural arena. Milingimbi Art and Culture has a long history of producing works steeped in active cultural practice such as barks, ceremonial poles, carvings and weavings. Works from Milingimbi are integral to important collections in many National and International institutions.

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A: Lot 53 Gadupu Rd, Milingimbi via Winellie, NT 0822
P: (+61) 8987 9888
E: art@milingimbiart.com

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