Elizabeth Leo Kemarre

  • Skin Name:Kemara
  • Language:Anmatyerre
  • Region:Utopia, Central Australia
  • Dreaming:Bush Tucker Seeds, Ingkwelay, Tharrkarr & Awelye

Artist has Passed Away

1953 - 09/2011

Out of respect for Aboriginal culture Central Art has removed the artist's photograph.


  • Brody, A. (1990) “Utopia: a Picture Story, 88 Silk Batiks from the Robert Holmes á Court Collection”, Heytesbury Holdings Ltd, Perth. 


  • The National Gallery of Australia, Canberra.
  • The Holmes a Court Collection, Perth.
  • Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney.


  • 2008, “From the Desert to the Sea”, Yurlunggar Art, Brisbane.
  • 2007, “Patterns of Power – Art from the Eastern Desert”, Simmer on the Bay, Sydney.
  • 1990, “Utopia – A Picture Story” (exhibition of 88 works on silk from the Holmes a Court Collection), Eire & Scotland, UK.
  • 1989-99, “Utopia Women’s Paintings, the first works on canvas”, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney.
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