Gloria was born circa 1945, her country is Aknangkere and her language is Anmatyerre. Learn more about Gloria Petyarre here.
This piece was painted in 1996 and is 90cm x 60cm in size.
Gloria Petyarre created a new style of painting in 1988 at the Adelaide DACOU studio to depict a type of flora found in her country of Atnangkere that is located in the Utopia region. ‘Atnangkere Growth’ is an artistic extension of Gloria’s well-known ‘Bush Medicine Dreaming’ in which she paints the leaves of a particular shrub with strong medicinal qualities that aid in healing. Learn more here.
All the artwork provided is done on with highest quality linen canvas, acrylic paints, oils and brushes ensuring the longevity of each piece of work.