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Janice Ross

Janice Ross

I was born in 1969 nipaluna Hobart and live lutruwita Tasmania my homelands. mina muka nawnta pakana rrala warr / A strong and proud Tasmanian Aboriginal Saltwater Sister.
My family, people of the Bass Strait islands, Flinders and Cape Barren Island are direct descendants to our Sealers and our Ancestor Manalargenna, Chief Warrior of the trulwulway people North East of Tasmania. We are the Moon Bird people of the Bass Strait Islands.
I visualise as a Tasmanian Aboriginal Artist to expose the lutruwita milaythina Tasmanian Landscape through my eyes, and the Communities eyes the connections we have with Country and the experiences that we continue together. The country shares its story with us.

Photo Credit Jillian Mundy