Margaret Kundu is a senior artist at Durrmu Arts.
Margaret was born c. 1945 in the Daly River region and moved to Peppimenarti after its establishment in 1976. She still lives there with her 6 daughters and many grandchildren.
Margaret started painting in 2001 and became renowned for her sun-mat paintings: acrylic expressions of the traditional woven decorative mats.
Since then her work has been exhibited in group shows in Darwin, Adelaide, Sydney, Singapore and Hong Kong.
Margaret also paints durrmu (body painting dot) and bush tucker designs, including the water lily leaves, stalks and roots found on the floodplains surrounding Peppimenarti.
2014 Durrmu Arts, Marshall Arts, SA
2014 Durrmu Arts, Outstation Gallery, NT
2010 Tunbridge Gallery, WA
2009 Yewirr, Raft Artspace, NT
2009 Close at Hand, Caruana Reid Fine Art, NSW
2008 Ancient Culture. Modern Art, Club 21 Gallery, Singapore
2007 Peppimenarti, Chalk Horse Gallery, NSW
2004 Peppimenarti, Sherman Galleries, NSW
2003 Awa Yedi I Falmi Warrim Pek Durrimu, Peppimenarti