Kevin Namatjira

Kevin Namatjira

Kevin Namatjira

Born: 1958

Deceased: 2018

Language Group: Western Arrernte (Aranda)

Country: Ntaria (Hermannsburg), West of Alice Springs, Northern Territory

Medium: Watercolour on Board

Subjects: Landscape - Hermannsburg School, Untitled Landscape

Kevin was the son of Maurice Namatjira and grandson to acclaimed watercolourist, Albert Namatjira. He learnt to paint from his father and often painted alongside his cousin, Reggie.
Kevin toured with the Namatjira play through 2012 and 2013 and travelled to England where he met the Queen and Prince Phllip at Buckingham palace in 2013.
Flinders University Art Museum, Adelaide, SA
Hermannsburg Art Gallery, NT
Art Mob Pty Ltd
Hardy, J., Megaw, JVS. & Megaw, MR.
(1992) The Heritage of Namatjira - The Watercolourists of Central Australia, William Heinemann, Australia