Alberta Puruntatameri

DOB: 1950
Community Munupi

About Artist:
Alberta paints for the art centre at Pularumpi on Melville Island and comes from a family of artists.

One of the subjects of her paintings is the Hermit Crab holes, tracks and sandballs found on the beaches of the island. She uses ochre and the traditional combing technique with a Pwoja, as well as painting with brush strokes