Agnes Nalunjdjuk

Agnes Nalunjdjuk

Skin name: Ngalbulanj
Language: Kunwinjku
Dreaming: Duwa
Clan: Maningkali
Dance: Birndu Djang
Date of birth: 1966-03-17
From: Wunnju
Community: Oenpelli : NT


Artworks


Biography

Agnes Nalunjdjuk is the daughter of Minjaywi Lee and Edward Lee. She is also known as Agnes Wurrkidj and Agnes Manakgu and has two sisters, Martha Mangiru and Norma Namundja. She is known for her inventive and exquisitely fine pandanus weavings and jewellery. 
She calls Andrew Manakgu, darddah (brother). She calls Mangardubu karradwarrekenh (mother land).

Group exhibitions

  • 2015 Wearables, Tactile Arts Gallery, Darwin

Bibliography

  • Louise Hamby, Twined Together: Kunmadj njalehnjaleken, Injalak Arts and Crafts Association, 2005