Kate Petyarre

Kate Petyarre

Kate Petyarre

Born: 1980

Language Group: Anmatyerre

Country: Alhalkere, Utopia Region, North East of Alice Springs, Northern Territory

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas, Wood Carving

Subjects: Anwekety (Conkerberry), Girl, Man, Bird

Kate began painting for Mbantua Gallery in 2006. Her mother Polly Ngale has been a painter for a very long time and Kate is very proud to continue on the tradition and paint alongside her mother. Kate paints her mother's story, the Conkerberry Dreaming. Her sister Bessie Purvis Petyarre also paints.