Rosemary Petyarre

Rosemary Petyarre born circa 1945 at Utopia, Boundary Bore Outstation, started painting in the eighties.
She lives 300 km’s north east of Alice Springs. She is the sister to celebrated artist Greeny Purvis.
In her paintings she incorporates traditional iconography & realistic elements, her paintings are picked up quickly due to their appeal and very reasonable prices.
Her works have been exhibited in a number of group exhibitions and is held in Robert Holmes a Court & many other collections.
She is a highly respected artist within her Community who promotes her culture, country, seasons & ceremony through her paintings and her work is sought after by collectors Worldwide. A Rising Star
Selected Exhibitions:
1996 “The meeting place” touring exhibitions, Australia; 1996 “Nangara”, Stitching Sint-Jan, Brugg, The Netherlands; 1998 Dacou Gallery.