Yam Seed Dreaming #279

Anna Petyarre

b. 1965
Utopia Station, Northern Territory


Anna Pitjara (Petyarre) was born about 1965 in Utopia (Eastern Desert) and belongs to the Anmatyerre language group. She is the daughter of Glory Ngarla and the niece of the famous Emily Kame Kngwarreye (1910-1996). Anna is one of the most sought-after young Aboriginal artists of the moment. Like other Aboriginals in Utopia, Anne began using the batik technique, but since the introduct . . .
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