Kunda Beamo was born in Melbourne in 1941 and is of Yamadji (WA) descent. He is a self-taught artist who draws inspiration from reclaiming his identity and culture. Kunda Beamo’s work has been included in numerous exhibitions, museums and art awards around Australia and overseas.
Kunda's work represents people, elders, spirits, dancers and animals portrayed in a combination of both contemporary and traditional techniques.
In this piece, Kunda Beamo took inspiration from the turtle and has portrayed them amongst the backdrop of his signature style and earthy colour palette.
Acrylic on Canvas, 41cm x 51cm