Sonya Rankine | Our Mob Emerging Artist 2019

Ngarrindjeri, Nurungga, Ngadjuri woman Sonya Rankine was announced the winner of the $5,000 Don Dunstan Foundation Our Mob Emerging Artist Prize during the 2019 OUR MOB opening at Adelaide Festival Centre on Thursday 22 August.

“My weaving is about reviving and maintaining culture and the tradition of Ngarrindjeri weaving through creating contemporary Aboriginal art.”

Sonya Rankine

Pictured: DDF Board member, Sonia Waters, and prize winner, Sonya Rankine (Photo credit: Ron Searcy)