Sammy Kunoth Kngwarreye


Born: 1979

Language Group: Alyawarre /Anmatyerre

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

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas and Linen

Subjects: Country, Atyetyart (Olden Time Story), Emu Dreaming

Sammy is the third son of Wendy Kunoth Mpetyane who has been associated with Mbantua Gallery for several years. Sammy's first painting was during 2000. At the end of 2000 he was involved in the painting of Atyetyart – stories from olden days told by Harold Payne held in the Exhibition Gallery, Mbantua Gallery.


Mbantua Gallery Permanent Collection, Alice Springs


2000 Picture Stories Exhibition, Mbantua Gallery