Aboriginal Artist Anna Tilmouth Pengarte

Anna Tilmouth Pengarte

Born: 1974

Language Group: Anmatyerre

Country: Mulga Bore/Bushy Park, Utopia Region, North East of Alice Springs

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas and Linen, Wood Sculptures

Subjects: Atnyerlenge (Native Fuchsia), Awelye (Women's Ceremony and Body Paint Designs), Bush foods, Mulga Story

Anna is daughter to June Bird and Johnny Tilmouth. She is also the granddaughter to well known Utopia artist Ada Bird Petyarre (deceased). Anna has grown up with a strong tradition of painting. She has accompanied her grandmother on trips to Melbourne and is showing a confidence in her own painting style, often experimenting with new designs.

In 2000 Anna spent time at Camel camp in the Utopia region where wood carving was once prolific. During this time Anna made some wood creations of her own.


Mbantua Gallery Permanent Collection, Alice Springs


2000 Mbantua Gallery, Alice Springs, N.T
2002 Mbantua Gallery USA exhibitions: Art and Soul Gallery, Nashville, TN; 'The Cove Gallery' Portland, OR; Urban Wine Works, Portland, OR; Mary's Woods, Portland, OR
2003 Mbantua Gallery USA exhibitions: New City Merchants, Knoxville, TN; Art and Soul Gallery, Nashville, TN; 'The Cove Gallery' Portland, OR; Mary's Woods, Portland, OR; Art from the Dreamtime, Portland Art Museum, Portland OR
2004 Mbantua Gallery USA exhibitions: Portland, Nashville and Greenwich