Image Gallery: Sid Bruce Short Joe Mundha (2014)

Mundha, or shovel nosed ray, are found in Pormpuraaw, and is a family totem of the artist;

“Mundha, I did that because its my grandmother’s great grandfather. So I did Mundha. Mundha its special fish for us when we grieving. A widower, widow, and uncle who’s grieving for nephew, niece or first cousin. So Mundha I did that because it’s my great great grandfather’s totem” – Sid Bruce Short Joe (Pormpuraaw Art Centre) 2014

The work is made from materials including net, sea fans and rope.