Kathleen Petyarre

  • Skin Name:Petyarre
  • Language:Anmatyerre & Alyawerre
  • Region:Utopia, Central Australia
  • Dreaming:Mountain Devil Lizard Dreaming, Emu, Dingo and Women Hunting
Kathleen Petyarre
  • My Country (Bush Seeds) (040578)
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  • My Country (Bush Seeds) (040470)
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  • My Country (Bush Seeds) (040468)
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Bibliography

  • Australian Indigenous Art Market, Australian Indigenous Art Market, Bondi Beach, New South Wales, viewed 20th May 2014 <http://www.aiam100.com/profile.php?id=PetyarreKathl>
  • Birnberg, M. & Kreczmanski, J.B. (2004) Aboriginal Artists Dictionary of Biographies: Central Desert, Western Desert & Kimberley Region. J.B. Publishing Australia, Marleston, South Australia.
  • Brody, Annemarie & Gooch, Rodney & 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.
  • Hutak, M. (2001) ‘Kathleen Petyarre Dreamings Come True’, Art Collector Magazine, Issue 16, June. Viewed on 20th May 2014 <http://www.artcollector.net.au/KathleenPetyarreDreamingsComeTrue>

Collections

  • National Gallery of Australia.
  • National Gallery of Victoria.
  • Art Gallery of South Australia.
  • Museum and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory.
  • South Australian Museum.
  • Flinders University Art Museum.
  • Tandanya Cultural Institute.
  • Edith Cowan University.
  • Robert Holmes a Court Collection.
  • Barossa Valley Wine and Tourist Association.
  • Artbank.
  • Morven Estate Collection.
  • Kelton Foundation.
  • Levi-Kaplan Collection.
  • Museum Puri Lukisan.
  • Collection de Musee des Arts d’Afrique et d’Oceanie.

Exhibitions

  • 2008, “Amazing 11: Amazing Women Artist from the Central and Western Deserts”, Central Art – Aboriginal Art Store, Alice Springs.
  • 2007, “The Petyarre Sisters 2007”, Central Art – Aboriginal Art Store, Alice Springs.
  • 2007, Galerie Rigassi, Bern, Switzerland.
  • 2007, Gallery Anthony Curtis, Boston, USA.
  • 2006, Galerie Clement, Vevey, Switzerland.
  • 2006, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, New Hampshire, USA.
  • 2006, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, USA.
  • 2006, “Prism – Contemporary Australian Art at the Bridgestone Museum of Art, Tokyo.
  • 2002, Gallerie Commines, Paris, France.
  • 2002, Aboriginal Galleries of Australia, Melbourne.
  • 2001, “Genius of Place, The Work of Kathleen Petyarre”, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney.
  • 2000, “Landscape: Truth and Beauty, Recent Paintings by Kathleen Petyarre”, Alcaston Gallery, Melbourne.
  • 2000, “Kathleen Petyarre, Retrospective Exhibition”, Museum of Contemporary Arts, Sydney.
  • 2000, “New Directions in Contemporary Aboriginal Painting”, Songlines Gallery, USA.
  • 1999, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney.
  • 1999, Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth.
  • 1999, Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Surfers Paradise.
  • 1999, “Recent Paintings by Kathleen Petyarre”, Mary Place, Sydney.
  • 1998, “Arnkerrthe – My Dreaming”, Alcaston Gallery, Melbourne.
  • 1998, “15th National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Award Exhibition”, Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, Darwin.
  • 1998, Gallerie Australis, Adelaide.
  • 1998, Tandanya Cultural Institute, Adelaide.
  • 1998, Chapman Gallery, Canberra.
  • 1998, Viriginia Beach, Virginia, USA.
  • 1998, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney.
  • 1998, Japingka Gallery, Fremantle.
  • 1998, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne.
  • 1997, Tandanya Cultural Institute, Adelaide.
  • 1997, Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Surfers Paradise.
  • 1997, Museum Puri Lukisan, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia.
  • 1997, National Gallery of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia.
  • 1997, “Dreampower”, Adelaide.
  • 1997, “Dreampower, Mary Place Gallery, Sydney.
  • 1997, Coo-ee Aboriginal Art Gallery, Sydney.
  • 1997, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne.
  • 1997, Songlines Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
  • 1996, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide.
  • 1996, “13th National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Award Exhibition”, Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, Darwin.
  • 1996, Old Parliament House, Canberra.
  • 1996, Gallerie Australis, Adelaide.
  • 1996, “Kathleen Petyarre – Storm in Aknangkerre Country”, Alcaston Gallery, Melbourne.
  • 1995, Ludwig Forum for International Kunst, Aachen, Germany.
  • 1994, Australian Embassy, Paris, France.
  • 1994, Songlines Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
  • 1993, Moree Plains Art Gallery, Melbourne.
  • 1992, Robert Holmes a Court Collection, Sydney.
  • 1991, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin, Ireland.
  • 1990, Crawford Municipal Art Gallery, Cork, Ireland.
  • 1990, Harvard University, Boston, USA.
  • 1990, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney.
  • 1990, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin, Ireland.
  • 1989, Tandanya Cultural Institute, Adelaide.
  • 1989, Coventry Gallery, Sydney.

Awards

  • 1998, Finalist, 15th National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Award, Darwin.
  • 1998, Winner, People’s Choice Award, Seppelts Contemporary Art Award, Sydney.
  • 1997, Winner, Visy Board Art Prize, Nurioopta.
  • 1996, Winner, 13th National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Award, Darwin.
  • 1996, Winner, 3rd National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Commission Art Award, Canberra.
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