Gypsy Jones Pwerle

Born: c.1957

Language Group: Alyawarre

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

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas

Subjects: Awelye (Women's Ceremony), Akarley (Bush Orange), Bush Tucker

Gypsy has been painting for Mbantua Gallery since 1996 and comes from a family of artists including her sisters, Dorothy Jones, May Lewis, Mary Lewis and Topsy Jones.

She paints stories relating to her country, Atnwengerrp, which have been passed down to her from her father, Marnie Lewis Kemarre.

Gypsy lives out in Utopia with her husband, children and extended family.


Mbantua Gallery Permanent Collection, Alice Springs


1999 Mbantua Gallery, Alice Springs, NT