The artist behind Benconservato, Emma Kidd, creates wonderfully quirky hand-painted creatures and smaller 2D artworks, paintings and monoprints. Working full time as an artist, she likes making affordable art for a diverse audience.

Emma has an Associate Diploma in Fine Arts (printmaking, photography, painting) and has done various residencies in Europe specialising in multi-plate photographic etching. She has travelled, lived and worked overseas.


Articulated tiger cutout.

Ben Conservato. Image courtesy the artist and Australian Design Centre.