Taminga Connell

Taminga Connell is a Bunuba/Kija woman now living in Kununurra. Her grandmother’s country is Calwynyardah (Bunuba Country) and her grandfather’s country is Tableland (Gija country). The name Taminga is aboriginal for ‘strong white gum tree.’ Taminga’s greatest passions are her faith, family, painting, fishing and being out on country around the waterfalls, rivers and hills. Her art showcases her connection to culture, country and her personal journey through dreams, visions and stories. Each piece is unique and very special to her.

The Harvest
Taminga Connell, 2022
Acrylic on canvas
Image © Courtesy of Scott Connell