Mariah Akamarre

Mariah Torres Akamarre was born in 1997 in Adelaide and is the daughter of the internationally renowned and respected art dealer, Fred Torres are emerging
aboriginal artist following the footsteps of their Grandmother and Great Grandmother Barbara Weir and Minnie Pwerle. In 2015, Mariah was the co-founder of this wonderful family business, Pwerle Gallery. She and her older sister Mariah have inherited all the talent of their famed family predecessors. They are the great granddaughters of Minnie Pwerle and daughters of Fred Torres, highly respected Art dealer.

At 20 years of age, Mariah, born and bred in Adelaide has a dynasty of artistic ancestry, painting is in her blood. Her family, globally renowned Aboriginal artists Minnie Pwerle, Barbara Weir, Emily Kame Kngwarreye to name a few have played a huge roll in her artistic style and the success of the business.

It was only in April 2018 that Mariah and her sister Jade picked up the paint brush and started to produce artwork.

 

EXHIBITIONS

2018    Utopia Exhibition of Four Generations, One Rundle Trading Co, Dulwich, SA.