Angela Torenbeek has spent most of her life working as an artist specialising in coconut baskets, wooden sculpture, Pandanus and Ramandra grass wea
Born 12/03/1973, Thursday Island.
Torres Strait Island artist David Bosun grew up in a very sensitive cultural environment and from the age of four he practised traditional dancing and singing.
My name is Elva Bosen, I was born on Thursday Island and I grew up at Kubin Village Moa Island.
"I am doing carving, painting, lino-cut and jewellery. So yes, I love doing artwork and crafts. Professionally doing what I do best.”
My name is Flora Warria, I'm from Kubin Community On Moa Island In the Torres Strait.
I come Kurdal,Kruz and Dhangal totem through my parents.I lived and grew on Kubin Village Mua island and it is situated in the near western cluster
I am From the Zagareb Tribe of Mer Island and also from the Panai and Wagadagam Clan of the Western Island Cluster of the Torres Strait, Besi, Mabu
"Art gives me the opportunity to show to the world the culture and heritage both my father’s and mother’s ancestry. Through visual arts I can show the stories that have been passed down from our mothers and fathers for generations and generations to come."
My name is Jeanon Baira, I was born on the 24thof October 1971 on Thursday Island.
My name is Kathy Trinkoon and I was born on Thursday Island. I grew up on Kubin Village, my mum is from Kubin and my dad is for Badu Island.