Connie Puruntatameri

Skin: Arinkuwula (Stone)
Country: Maxwell Creek
Dance: Kirrilima (Jungle fowl)
Dot Texture Short 2

Connie began painting at Jilamara Arts in 2010.

She is known for painting the Tiwi creation story of Purukapali, Bima (Wai-ai) & Japara. Connie also paints imagery depicting bush tucker both flora and fauna, found on the Tiwi Islands.

She is a strong Tiwi woman, who passes on important Tiwi cultural knowledge to her five children and grand children.


Artworks by Connie Puruntatameri

untitled - Painting - Connie Puruntatameri




Connie Puruntatameri
30 x 80cm ochre on canvas