Hermannsburg Historic Precinct

Martha Wheeler

Martha Wheeler was born on 7 February 1967. She is the second child of Betty and Marcus Wheeler.

Martha Wheeler

About the artist

Martha Wheeler was born on 7 February 1967. She is the second child of Betty and Marcus Wheeler.

Her father is one of the aboriginal pastors at Hermannsburg. Martha is a Great Granddaughter of Albert Namatjira and is named after one of Alberts daughters. Martha has lived in Hermannsburg all her life. She has always painted and has also taught others. She has five daughters and five grandchildren.

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Andrew Ebatarinja

Andrew was born at Hermannsburg (Ntaria) on the 19th April 1968. He grew up in Hermannsburg, went to school here and now works here. He learnt to paint from his mother from an early age. He is married with four children and many grandchildren. 

Vanessa Inkamala

Vanessa Inkamala was born at Hermannsburg (Ntaria) in 1968. Related to the Pareroultja family she has inherited their artistic ability