Lavinia Ketchell



Born in



Lives in

Torres Strait Islands



Meriam Mir

Lavinia Ketchell is one of Erub Arts exciting contemporary artist from Darnley Island in the Torres Strait.

From her humble beginnings crafting ghost net jewellery, Lavinia has emerged as a beacon of innovation, sharing insights into the detrimental impact of ghost nets. Lavinia's artistry not only captivates audiences worldwide but also serves as a poignant reminder of our responsibility to protect marine ecosystems. With each exhibition, she continues to inspire change, solidifying her status as an important artist dedicated to both creativity and conservation.