Lionel Bonson

Biography

Lionel is a young artist who started to make work for Maningrida Arts and Culture in 2016. He paints the stories from his father and his grandfather’s country near Miwirndba. Lionel’s father Terry Gandadila, and grandfather Jack Wunuwun were both important artists who have passed away. Lionel now continues to tell their stories through his art.

From

Mirwinbi

Community

Maningrida : NT

Outstation

Gamardi

Moiety

Djowinge

Date of birth

1988-04-24

Clan

Murrungun

Artwork media

Ochre on Wood, Ochre on Bark, Earth pigments on Stringybark hollow pole

Artworks