Rita Pwerle Loy


Born: 1972

Language Group: Anmatyerre

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

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas and Linen, Batik on Silk and Cotton

Subjects: Anwekety (Conkerberry), Goanna, Atwelkarr (Button Quail/Bush Hen), Awelye (Women's Ceremony)

Rita commenced painting in 1984. She is the younger sister to Gracie Morton Pwerle and Mary Jones Ngale and older sister to Abie Loy. Rita has established herself as a respected artist painting with a similar refined style as that of her sisters.


Mbantua Gallery Permanent Collection, Alice Springs

Group Exhibitions

Mbantua Gallery, Alice Springs

Dreampower Art of Contemporary Aboriginal Australia, Gallerie Australis, Adelaide