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2022 Revealed Exhibition: New and Emerging WA Aboriginal Artists

Shirley Yoomarie

Art centre


Sturt Creek Station

Lives and works

Wirrimanu | Balgo

Shirley grew up at Sturt Creek then was taken away to old Balgo Mission and has lived all of her life in Balgo, Mulan, and Billiluna. Shirley has been painting from an early age at the Art Centre in Balgo and Mulan. Shirley depicts stories of Country and describes themes about bush foods (bush potatoes and bush tomatoes). Shirley uses a style of vivid colours and thick dots. 

visit FOUND at Fremantle Arts Centre

Open 9am–5pm, 7 days


1 Finnerty Street
Western Australia