Gloria Petyarre

  • Skin Name:Petyarre
  • Language:Anmatyerre
  • Region:Utopia, Central Australia
  • Dreaming:Mountain Devil Lizard Dreaming, Bean, Bush Medicine Dreaming, Awelye, Emu, Pencil Yam, Small Brown Grass.
Gloria Petyarre
  • Bush Medicine Leaves (11122408)
    $17,600.00 $5,000.00 AUD
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  • Medicine Leaves (11122407)
    $17,600.00 $5,000.00 AUD
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  • Medicine Leaves (11112406)
    $17,600.00 $5,000.00 AUD
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  • Bush Medicine Dreaming (0709758)
    $11,000.00 AUD
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  • Medicine Leaves (10082244)
    $11,000.00 AUD
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  • Bush Medicine Dreaming (09061662)
    $16,500.00 AUD
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Bibliography

  • Art Gallery of New South Wales & Watson, K. & Jones, J. & Perkins, H., (1965- 2006) Tradition today : Indigenous Art in Australia, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
  • Birnberg, M. & Kreczmanski, J.B. (2004) Aboriginal Artists Dictionary of Biographies. Central Desert, Western Desert & Kimberley Region. JB Publishing Australia, Marleston, South Australia.
  • Brody, A. & Gooch, R. & Robert Holmes à Court Collection & CAAMA Shop (1990) Utopia: a picture story: 88 silk batiks from the Robert Holmes à Court Collection, Heytesbury Holdings Ltd. for the Robert Holmes à Court Collection, Perth, Western Australia.

Collections

  • National Gallery of Australia.
  • National Gallery of Victoria.
  • Museum of Victoria.
  • Art Gallery of South Australia.
  • Art Gallery of Queensland.
  • Art Gallery of New South Wales.
  • Flinders University.
  • Griffith University Collection.
  • Gold Coast City Art Gallery.
  • Queensland University of Technology.
  • Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory.
  • Brisbane Supreme Court,
  • Powerhouse Museum.
  • Westpac Gallery, New York, USA.
  • Wadsworth Athenaeum, Hartford, USA.
  • Robert Holmes á Court Collection.
  • Wollongong University Collection.
  • Artbank.
  • Macquarie Bank.
  • Singapore Art Museum.
  • British Museum, London, UK.

Exhibitions

  • 2011, “Aboriginal Art Collectors Gallery”, Kate Owen Gallery, Sydney.
  • 2010, “New Beginnings”, Central Art – Aboriginal Art Store, Alice Springs (touring Germany).
  • 2010, DACOU Gallery, Melbourne.
  • 2009, “Abstraction”, Utopia Art, Sydney.
  • 2009, “5th Shalom Gamarada Aboriginal Art Exhibition”, University of New South Wales, Sydney.
  • 2009, “Size Matters”, Kate Owen Gallery, Sydney.
  • 2008, “Gooch’s Utopia”, Flinders University, Adelaide.
  • 2008, “Three Petyarre’s”, Kate Owen Gallery, Sydney.
  • 2007, “The Petyarre Sisters 2007”, Central Art – Aboriginal Art Store, Alice Springs.
  • 2006, “Utopia”, Flinders Lane Gallery.
  • 2006, National Museum of Women in Arts, Washington, USA.
  • 2006, “A Survey”, Utopia Art, Sydney.
  • 2004, “Utopia, Gloria, Barbara, Minnie”, Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne.
  • 2004, “The Women’s Show”, Vivienne Anderson Gallery, Melbourne.
  • 2004, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, COFA, New South Wales. 
  • 2004, Curtin University of Technology, Perth.
  • 2004, Fremantle Arts Centre, Perth.
  • 2004, “Power of the Land”, Utopia Art, Sydney.
  • 2003, Glen Eira City Gallery, Melbourne.
  • 2003, National Gallery of Victoria, Federation Square, Melbourne.
  • 2003, Chapel off Chapel, Melbourne.
  • 2002, Singapore Museum, Singapore.
  • 2002, “Two Thirds Sky”, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery & Arts Centre, NSW.
  • 2002, Light Square Gallery, Adelaide.
  • 2002, Chapel off Chapel, Melbourne.
  • 2002, National Gallery of Victoria, Federation Square, Melbourne.
  • 2002, Utopia Art, Sydney.
  • 2002, Knut Grothe Galeri, Denmark.
  • 2002, Royal Exhibition Hall, Melbourne.
  • 2002, “The Utopia Six”, Flinders Lane Gallery.
  • 2001, Utopia Art, Sydney.
  • 2001, Brisbane City Gallery, Brisbane.
  • 2001, Manawatu Gallery, New Zealand.
  • 2001, Kunst der Gegenwart, Vienna, Austria.
  • 2001, “Icons of Australian Aboriginal Art”, Singapore.
  • 2000, Fireworks Gallery, Brisbane.
  • 2000, Australian National University, Canberra.
  • 2000, Royal Exhibition Hall, Melbourne.
  • 2000, Old Parliament House, Canberra.
  • 2000, Utopia Art, Sydney.
  • 1999, Sherman Galleries, Sydney.
  • 1999, Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, USA.
  • 1999, Gallery Gabrielle Pizzi, Melbourne.
  • 1999, Embassy of Australia, Washington, USA.
  • 1999, Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth.
  • 1999, New England Regional Art Museum, Armidale.
  • 1999, Red Desert Gallery, Eumundi.
  • 1999, Utopia Art, Sydney.
  • 1999, Flinders Land Gallery, Melbourne.
  • 1999, “Wildflowers”, Mbantua Gallery, Alice Springs.
  • 1998, Annadale Galleries, Sydney.
  • 1998, Araluen Arts Centre, Alice Springs.
  • 1998, Utopia Art, Sydney.
  • 1998, Campbelltown Bicentennial Art Gallery, Campbelltown.
  • 1998, Chapman Gallery, Canberra.
  • 1998, Robert Steele Gallery, Adelaide.
  • 1997, Australian Galleries, Sydney.
  • 1997, “Instant Pictures”, Utopia Art, Sydney.
  • 1997, Sutton Gallery, Melbourne.
  • 1996, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney.
  • 1996, Old Parliament House, Canberra.
  • 1996, Fireworks Gallery, Brisbane.
  • 1996, Sherman Galleries, Sydney.
  • 1996, William Mora Galleries, Melbourne.
  • 1996, Royal Exhibition Hall, Melbourne.
  • 1996, Niagara Galleries, Melbourne.
  • 1996, Utopia Art, Sydney.
  • 1995, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney.
  • 1995, Gallery Gabrielle Pizzi, Melbourne.
  • 1995, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra.
  • 1995, Museum of Art, Gifu, Japan.
  • 1995, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne.
  • 1995, Mitchell Galleries, State Library of New South Wales, Sydney.
  • 1995, Powerhouse Museum, Sydney.
  • 1995, “Gloria Petyarre: On the Line”, Utopia Art, Sydney.
  • 1994, Utopia Art, Sydney.
  • 1994, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney.
  • 1994, Royal Exhibition Hall, Melbourne.
  • 1994, Gallery Gabrielle Pizzi, Melbourne.
  • 1993, Utopia Art, Sydney.
  • 1993, Myra Morgan Gallery, Kansas, USA.
  • 1993, Art Gallery of Queensland, Brisbane.
  • 1993, Austral Gallery, St Louis, USA.
  • 1993, Australian Embassy, Paris, France.
  • 1992, Gallery Gabrielle Pizzi, Melbourne.
  • 1992, Robert Holmes a Court Collection, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • 1992, Gallery Rai, Tokyo, Japan.
  • 1992, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra.
  • 1992, Royal Exhibition Hall, Melbourne.
  • 1992, Utopia Art, Sydney.
  • 1991, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney.
  • 1991, Australian Galleries, New York, USA.
  • 1991, Meat Market Gallery, Melbourne.
  • 1991, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney.
  • 1991, Utopia Art, Sydney.
  • 1990, Tandanya Cultural Institute, Adelaide.
  • 1990, “Utopia”, (exhibited through Ireland, UK & India).
  • 1990, Orange Regional Gallery, 
  • 1990, Third Eye Centre, Glasgow, Ireland.
  • 1990, Utopia Art, Sydney.
  • 1989, Austral Gallery, St. Louis, USA.
  • 1989, Coventry Gallery, Sydney.
  • 1989, Utopia Art, Sydney.
  • 1988, Utopia Art, Sydney.
  • 1988, Bloomfield Gallery, Sydney.

Awards

  • 2004, Highly Commended, Wynne, Art Gallery of New South Wales.
  • 1999, Wynne Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales.
  • 1996, Full Fellowship Grant, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Board, the Australia Council.
  • 1993, Tapestry for Victorian Tapestry Workshop, Melbourne.
  • 1994, Tapestry Commission, Law Courts Brisbane, Brisbane.
  • 1993, Mural for Kansas City Zoo, Kansas, USA.
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