ART NEWS

ART FROM UTOPIA

ART FROM UTOPIA

Read about artwork from the Utopia Community, east of Alice Springs and home to Emily Kame Kngwarre, Gloria Petyarre and Kathleen Petyarre among others.

COOLAMONS

COOLAMONS

Coolamons are vessels hollowed from sections of wood or bark used for carrying everything from food to babies. They were shaped as elongated, concave, ovals for easy of transport on the hip. Some examples were highly decorated and usually painted for sale or trade....

PINTUPI

PINTUPI

We have many people ask for more information on the subjects of paintings by the Western Desert artists at Gannon House Gallery. Particularly paintings by Warlimpirrnga Tjapaltjarri, Willy Tjungurrayi and George "Hairbrush" Tjungurrayi. These senior Pintupi men have...