Portrait of Gloria Petyarre

Gloria Petyarre

Born: 1945 in Utopia, Northern Territory

Representation: Mbantua Gallery (Alice Springs), Utopia Gallery (Sydney)

Gloria Petyarre in studio

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2006 Leaves of Time, a retrospective of Gloria Petyarre’s work on Canvas, (including first ‘Leaves on the Ground’ art work) Mbantua Gallery Cultural Museum, Alice Springs
2003 Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne
2003 Gloria Petyarre, Mbantua Gallery, Alice Springs
2002 Leaves you thinking, World Vision of Australia, Walkabout Gallery, Sydney
1999 Redback Gallery, Brisbane
1999 Red Desert Gallery, Eumundi, Qld
1999 Recent Paintings, Flinders Lane Gallery
1999 Flinders Lane Gallery, Melbourne

Awards and Commissions

2004 Wynne Prize for Landscape Painting, Highly Commended
1999 Wynne Prize for Landscape Painting, winning entry, Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney
1995-1996 Recipient of a Fellowship Grant from the Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Arts Board of the Australia Council
1993 Tapestry for Victoria Tapestry Workshop
1993 Mural for Kansas City Zoo
1993 Design for tapestry for Victorian Tapestry Workshop