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Dennis Maminyamanja

Dennis Maminyamanja

Dennis is a senior male artist from Groote Eylandt who likes to live and spend time at his outstation at Thompson Bay. He is an important songman/singer and is actively involved in ceremonies on Groote Eylandt and Numbulwar.
Predominantly a painter, he depicts stories that pertain to both his mothers and grandmothers sides, as well as his fathers side. His mother is from the Yilpira / Blue Mud Bay area, and his father comes from the community of Angurugu on Groote Eylandt.