Brian Payne Mpetyane


Born: 1952

Language Group: Anmatyerre

Country: Ilkawerne, Utopia Region, North East of Alice Springs

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas and Linen

Subjects: Kangaroo Story

Brian was born and raised in the southern Utopia region north east of Alice Springs. His mother is Weida Kngwarreye, a senior custodian for Atnangkere country. He is brother to Harold, Percy, Wendy and Annie Mpetyane and is married to Jean Petyarre, the youngest of the seven Petyarre sisters. They live at Mulga Bore Outstation and have five children.


Mbantua Gallery Permanent Collection, Alice Springs