ART NEWS

Vale Ms Petyarre

Vale Ms Petyarre

Vale Ms Petyarre Ms Petyarre passed away after a long illness in June 2021. She worked with Gannon House Gallery for nearly 20 years and from her earliest paintings become one of our most popular artists. Petyarre began her art making in batik in 1977 with a group...

New Collection by Yinarupa Nangala

New Collection by Yinarupa Nangala

Yinarupa Nangala has worked with Gannon House Gallery for fifteen years. She began painting for Papunya Tula artists corporation in 1996. Her father, Anatjari Tjampitjina, was one of the founding members. She now lives in Kiwikurra and since 2001 has painted for a...

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...