Kathleen Petyarre

  • Skin Name:Petyarre
  • Language:Anmatyerre/Alyawerre
  • Region:Utopia, Central Australia
  • Dreaming:Womens Hunting, Emu, Dingo, Bush Seeds (Ntang), Mountain Devil Lizard Dreaming
Kathleen Petyarre

Bibliography

  • 1. Brody, Ann, Contemporary Aboriginal Art from the Robert Holmes á Court Collection, 1990, Ann Brody, Plate 45, pp. 67
  • 2. Utopia Women's Paintings: The First Works on Canvas, A Summer Project 1989, Anne Brody, Catalogue No.7
  • 3. Utopia - A Picture Story, 88 Silks batiks from the Robert Holmes á Court Collection, 1990, Anne Brody, pp. 50, 51, 34
  • 4. The Art of Utopia: A New Direction in Contemporary Aboriginal Art, 1991 Michael Boulter, plate 19, pp. 83, plate 53, pp. 157
  • 5. Dreamings of the Desert, Art Gallery of South Australia, 1996, pp. 111
  • 6. Dreampower, Art of Contemporary Aboriginal Australia, 1997, David Cossey, Museum Art International, pp. 16 & 17
  • 7. Expanse: Aboriginalities, spatialities and the politics of ecstasy, an exhibition by Ian North. Art Museum University of South Australia, 1998, pp. 3, 5, 6, 8, 12, 22, 23
  • 8. Raiki Wara, Long Cloth from Aboriginal Australia and the Torres Strait, Judith Ryan, National Gallery of Victoria, 1998
  • 9. Art Monthly: Kathleen Petyarre and the Heroic Odyssey of Arnekerrth, pp 7 - 9, October 1998, Number 114
  • 10. Treasures, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, pp. 145, 182. 1998
  • 11. Seppelt Contemporary Art Awards MCA 1998 Catalogue, pp. 14-18, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, NSW
  • 12. Aboriginal Art, Howard Morphy, Arts & Ideas, Phaidon Press Limited, 1998, London, UK. pp. 309, 310, 442
  • 13. The Times Higher Education Supplement, London, UK. 3 March 1998, pg. 30, 31
  • 14. Telstra, 15th National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art Award Catalogue, 1998, Museum & Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, pg. 4, 38,39
  • 15. Recent Paintings by Kathleen Petyarre, catalogue, 1999, Gallerie Australis, Adelaide, South Australia
  • 16. Karra, a project of the Telstra Festival 2000 presented by the Visual Art Department, Adelaide Festival Centre, catalogue, 2000, pp., 18, 19, 27,30 31
  • 17. The Return of Beauty, Editor, Margot Osborne, Jam Factory Contemporary Craft & Design, Adelaide, South Australia, pp., 9,22,23,28,29,30
  • 18. Beyond The Pale, Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art 2000, Art Gallery of South Australia, curated by Brenda L. Croft, catalogue, Adelaide, 2000, pp., 14,65 - 69, 99, 105, 112
  • 19. Journal of the Anthropological Society of South Australia, Vol., 32 No's., 1 & 2. pp. 1 - 32
  • 20. Across - An exhibition of indigenous Art and Culture, ANU Canberra School of Art Gallery, curated by Doreen Mellor, catalogue published ANU Canberra School of Art Gallery, 2000, pp. 3,4,11
  • 21. Spiritualidad y arte Aborigen Australiano, Comuidad de Madrid, Consejeria De Cultura, Madrid, Spain, 2001
  • 22. Oxford Companion to Aboriginal Art & Culture, ed. Klienert & Neale, 2000, pp. 672 - 673, pl. 259
  • 23. Genius of Place, The Work of Kathleen Petyarre, exhibition catalogue, Museum of Contemporary Art, author Christine Nicholls
  • 24. Genius of Place, Kathleen Petyarre, monograph, published Wakefield Press, 2001, Essays by Christine Nicholls, Prof. Ian North
  • 25. Sisters/Yakkananna, Kahui Mareikura Exhibition, Tandanya, Adelaide, South Australia, 3 March - 28 April 2002, published by National Aboriginal Cultural Institute - Tandanya, page 8,16

Collections

  • Holmes á Court Collection
  • Musée des Arts d'Afrique et d'Oceanie, Quai Branly, Paris, France
  • Musée des Confluences, Lyon, France
  • Kunsthaus - Sammlung Essl, Klosterneuburg, Austria
  • Aboriginal Art Museum, Utrecht, The Netherlands
  • The Vroom Collection, The Netherlands
  • Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, Washington, USA
  • Kelton Foundation, Los Angeles, California, USA
  • Harvard University (Peabody-Essex Anthropology and Ethnology Museum), Salem, Massachusetts, USA
  • Levi-Kaplan Collection, Seattle, Washington, USA
  • Kluge-Rhue Collection, University of West Virginia VA, USA
  • Museum Puri Lukisan, Ubud, Indonesia
  • National Gallery of Australia , Canberra ACT, Australia
  • Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney NSW, Australia
  • Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide SA, Australia
  • The Kerry Stokes Collection, Perth WA, Australia
  • The Museum & Art Galleries of the Northern Territory, Darwin NT, Australia
  • Flinders University Art Museum, Adelaide SA, Australia
  • A.T.S.I.C. Collection, Adelaide SA, Australia
  • National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne VIC, Australia
  • University of South Australia Art Museum, Adelaide SA, Australia
  • Edith Cowan University, Perth WA, Australia

Exhibitions

  • 1991 Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin, Ireland
  • 1995 Ludwig Forum fȕr Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany
  • 1998 Arnkerrthe - My Dreaming, Alcaston Gallery, Melbourne VIC, Australia, 24 July - 15 August
  • 1999 Recent Paintings by Kathleen Petyarre, Coo-ee Gallery, Mary Place, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 4-21 November
  • 2000 Kathleen Petyarre, Retrospective Exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, NSW, Australia
  • 2000 New Directions in Contemporary Aboriginal Painting, Songlines Gallery, San Francisco CA, USA
  • 2001 Genius of Place. The work of Kathleen Petyarre. Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney NSW, Australia
  • 2002 Gallerie Commines, Paris, France
  • 2006 Galerie Clément, Vevey, Switzerland
  • 2006 Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, New Hampshire, USA
  • 2006 National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington DC, USA
  • 2006 Prism - Contemporary Australian Art at the Bridgestone Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan
  • 2007 Galerie Rigassi, Bern, Switzerland
  • 2007 Gallery Anthony Curtis, Boston MA, USA

Awards

  • 1996 Overall Winner of the Telstra 13th National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art Award, Darwin, NT, Australia.
  • 1997 Overall Winner of the Visy Board Art Prize, the Barossa Vintage Festival Art Show, Nurioopta SA, Australia.
  • 1998 Finalist Seppelts Contemporary Art Award - Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney,
  • 1998 Winner, People's Choice Award, 1998 Seppelts Contemporary Art Award, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, NSW, Australia.
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