Owl, hand carved and painted in the traditional Tiwi Island style by Leon Puruntatameri. Leon is a mid-career visual artist from Melville Island. This work was created at Tiwi Design.
Tiwi Design is a creative space, located at Nguiu on Bathurst Island. The Art Centre was established in 1969 to promote Tiwi art and culture. A large group of artists produce paintings, carvings, prints, ceramics, fibre art and screen-printed fabrics at this renowned creative space.
440x110x110mm, 2.6kg approx