Janie Petyarre Morgan

Janie Petyarre Morgan

Janie Petyarre Morgan

Born: c. 1967

Language Group: Alyawarre

Country: Ingkwelaye (Kurrajong Bore), Utopia Region, North East of Alice Springs, Northern Territory

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas

Subjects: Atwakeye (Bush Orange)

Janie has been painting over 10 years. Her main story is bush orange that is originally her father's dreaming. She uses fine dots to represent the seeds of the bush orange. The first Janie's painting for Mbantua Gallery was done in November 2017. Her sisters, Katie and Pauline Morgan are also painters. Janie is a very shy woman and loves painting.
Mbantua Gallery Collection, Alice Springs, NT
City of Hobart Art Prize, Hobart, TAS - Finalist