Born in 1965 Qgam Khãx'a grew up on farms in the Ghanzi district. He joined the Kuru Art Project in 1997. He is a quiet, serious man who, has deep knowledge of the animals, the veld and traditions of his people. Qgam still has vivid recollections of the 'hunter-gatherer' way of life. He is married and has five children. Apart from the small herd of goats he depends on his art to provide for his family. He is also a good traditional dancer.
"A father has to teach his children about the wild animals, because that was their livelihood." 1
1. The Kuru Art Project