Born: c. 1932
Language Group: Anmatyerre and Arrernte
Country: Ahalpere, Utopia Region, North East of Alice Springs
Medium: Acrylic on Canvas, Sculpture, Boomerangs
Subjects: Ahakeye (Bush Plum) Dreaming, Olden Days Story, Owls in My Country, Curlews, Crows, Emus, Eagles
Motorbike started carving in 2015, and painting in 2017 for Mbantua Gallery. Motorbike is married to Kathleen Ngale and they have two children, Matthew Mpetyane and Elizabeth Mpetyane. They live at Camel Camp in the Utopia region. Kathleen Ngale is a well-known artist and has been painting for Mbantua Gallery for a long time. Motorbike is very tribal and still makes boomerangs from time to time.
Mbantua Gallery Permanent Collection, Alice Springs