I am a Yolŋu artist, designer and musician living in Mparntwe/Alice Springs in the Northern Territory. 

 

I was born in Katherine in 1983. Because of my spina bifida, I was told he would never walk and would need to use a wheelchair. But thanks to some persistent nurses at Royal Darwin Hospital who made me practice his walking, I developed the strength and confidence to walk on my own. 

 

I was raised in foster care, and after a period of homelessness I moved to Mparntwe/Alice Springs where he is now building my career. 

 

I follow in his father’s footsteps as an artist, studying Visual Arts and Streaming Media at Batchelor Institute.

EXHIBITIONS

PROJECTS

AWARDS

EMPLOYMENT & EDUCATION

2021 - NAIDOC Exhibition, John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle

2021 - Katherine

2019 - Parrtjima Festival, Mparntwe

2018 - Advocate Art Award, Araluen Art Centre, Mparntwe

2018 - Uluru Fashion Show

2021 - Processing Foundation Fellowship

2020 - First Nations Media Award

2020 - Honoree, Public Service & Activism, Webby Award 

2020 - Honorary Mention, Digital Communities, Prix Ars Electronica

2020 - Best Digital Product, First Nations Media Awards

2019 - NT Mayoral Noteworthy Award

2019 - Certificate II, Streaming Media, Batchelor College (ongoing)

2019-20 - Digital Mentor, Indigimob, First Nations Media

2019 - Certificate II, Visual Art, Batchelor College

2015-18 - The Waterhole

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