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Born around 1932, Australian artist Gloria Mills Petyarre (also known as Glory) is praised as Australia's Contemporary abstract artist. Gloria’s work the state-of-the-art is highly successful in the World Art Market. Gloria is niece of the most famous artist Emily Kngwarreye (1910-1996) and her family comprise of a number widely recognised Australian artists including Lindsay Bird (B.1935), Gloria Petyarre, Anna Petyarre and sister Dolly Mills Petyarre (B.1934) and brother to Greeny Purvis Petyarre (1930-2010). Gloria participated in the book 'Utopia A Picture Story' which included 88 silk batiks Homes a Court collection. Gloria Mills Petyarre work is represented in significant international galleries and collections around the world.

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Artist: Gloria Mills Petyarre B.1932
Title: Untitled GMP0807-8
Rainbow
Medium: Synthetic polymer paint on Belgian linen on board
Dimensions: 35 x 35 cm

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Artist: Gloria Mills Petyarre B.1932
Title: Untitled GMP0807-2
Rainbow
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Artist: Gloria Mills Petyarre B.1932
Title:  Untitled GMP0807-3
Rainbow
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Artist: Gloria Mills Petyarre B.1932
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Rainbow
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Artist: Gloria Mills Petyarre B.1932
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Untitled GMP0807-7
Rainbow
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Artist: Gloria Mills Petyarre B.1932
Title:
Untitled GMP0807-5 Rainbow
Medium: Synthetic polymer paint on Belgian linen on board
Dimensions: 35 x 35 cm
Framed : 45 x 45 cm

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Artist: Gloria Mills Petyarre B.1932
Title:
Untitled GMP0807-6
Rainbow
Medium: Synthetic polymer paint on Belgian linen on board
Dimensions: 35 x 35 cm

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Price : $1500
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Gloria Mills work has the physical presence of the much contemporary work of art. Gloria paints with with fascinating accuracy microscopic dots, intricate details and subtle shades. Gloria Mills paintings are vibrant and seems capture the multi-dimensional presence.

Gloria Petyarre Mills Biography:

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Australian artist Gloria Mills Petyarre (also known as Glory) is praised as Australia's Contemporary abstract artist. Gloria’s work the state-of-the-art is highly successful in the World Art Market.

Gloria is niece of the most famous artist Emily Kngwarreye (1910-1996) and her family comprise of a number widely recognised, well-known Australian artists including Lindsay Bird (B.1935), Gloria Petyarre, Anna Petyarre and sister Dolly Mills Petyarre (B.1934) and brother to Greeny Purvis Petyarre (1930-2010).

Gloria participated in the book 'Utopia A Picture Story' which included 88 silk batiks from the Homes a Court collection. Gloria Mills Petyarre work can be seen in major Australian and international galleries and is represented in significant private and institutional collections around the world.

Gloria Mills Petyarre Rainbow series of paintings

Gloria Mills Petyarre 'Rainbow Serpent' series of paintings is vibrant and inspiring,

Gloria depicts her native country of Alhalkere (Utopia's region north east of Alice Springs) however her paintings have contemporary (the present-day ) expression.

When the 'Rainbow' is seen in the sky, it is said to be the ‘Rainbow Serpent’ moving from one waterhole to another, and the divine concept explained why some waterholes never dried up when drought struck.

The ‘Rainbow Serpent’ or ‘Rainbow Snake’ is a common ‘holy being’, often a creator god in the mythology and a common motif in the art of Aboriginal Australia. It is named for the obvious identification between the shape of a rainbow and in the shape of a snake.

There are innumerable names and stories associated with the serpent, all of which communicate the significance and power of this being within Aboriginal traditions. It is viewed as a giver of life, through its association with water, but can be a destructive force if angry. The Rainbow Serpent is one of the oldest continuing religious beliefs in the world. Some scholars have suggested that the link between snake and rainbow suggests the cycle of the seasons and the importance of water in human life.

Gloria Mills Petyarre (B. 1932- ) creates modern and an inspiring paintings with the physical presence of the much contemporary work of artGloria Mills work has the physical presence of the much contemporary work of art. Gloria use a laborious technique of microscopic dots with fascinating accuracy, the intricate details and subtle shades. The images of Gloria Mills vibrant painting seems to move with the viewer’s eyes, and floats in the air, capturing the multi-dimensional presence.

Born circa 1932, Gloria Mills Petyarre (also known as Glory) is widely recognized as one of Australia's leading Aboriginal artists.

Gloria Mills Petyarre is niece of the most famous artist Emily Kngwarreye (1910-1996) and her family include other famous Australian artists: Lindsay Bird (B.1935), Gloria Petyarre and Anna Petyarre.

Gloria Mills Petyarre sister Dolly Mills Petyarre (B.1934) and brother to Greeny Purvis Petyarre (1930-2010) are also well-known widely recognised Australian artists.

Gloria Mills Petyarre participated in the book 'Utopia A Picture Story' which included 88 silk batiks from the Homes a Court collection.

Gloria Mills Petyarre work can be seen in major Australian and international galleries and is represented in significant private and institutional collections around the world.

 

COLLECTIONS

Homes a Court Collection

Kelton Foundation Santa Monica USA

Art Bank Sydney

Art Gallery of Western Australia

National Gallery of Victoria

Queensland Art Gallery

Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory

Mbantua Gallery

Private Collection, Alice Springs and around the world

EXHIBITIONS

1984 The First National Aboriginal Art Award Exhibition, Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, Darwin.

1985 The Second National Aboriginal Art Award Exhibition, Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territioy, Darwin

1989 Utopia Women’s Paintings, the First Works on Canvas, A Summer Project, 1988-89 S.H.Ervin Gallery, Sydney

11500 Utopia, A picture Story, an exhibition of 88 Silks from the Holms a Court Collection by Utopia Artists which toured Eire and Scotland

1992 Central Australian Aboriginal Art and Craft Exhibition, Araluen Centre, Alice Springs

1998 Dreamings, Vlaams-Europeesch Conferentiecentrum. Brussels, Belgium

1998 Museum Dorestad, Wijk bij Duursede, The Netherlands

2000 Mbantua gallery, Alice Springs, NT

2002 Celestial Light, Redback Art Gallery, QLD

2002 Mbantua Gallery - Art and Soul Gallery, Nashville, T.N, U.S.A

2002 Mbantua Gallery - 'The Cove Gallery' Portland, Oregon U.S.A (Benefit - OHSU Heart Research Centre)

2002 Mbantua Gallery - Urban Wine Works, Portland, Oregon U.S.A (Benefit – OHSU Heart Research Centre)

2002 Mbantua Gallery - Mary's Woods, Portland, Oregon U.S.A (Benefit – OHSU Heart Research Centre)

2003 Mbantua Gallery - New City Merchants, Knoxville, T.N U.S.A

2003 Mbantua Gallery - Art and Soul Gallery, Nashville, T.N U.S.A

2003 Mbantua Gallery - 'The Cove Gallery' Portland, Oregon U.S.A (Benefit - OHSU Heart Research Centre)

2003 Mbantua Gallery - Contemporary Aboriginal Art Event, Umpqua Bank, Portland, OR U.S.A (Benefit - OHSU Heart Research Centre)

2003 Mbantua Gallery - Mary's Woods, Portland Oregon U.S.A (Benefit - OHSU Heart Research Centre)

2004 Mbantua Gallery - Art From The Dreamtime, Portland Art Museum, Portland Oregon U.S.A (Benefit - OHSU Heart Research Centre)

Aug-Sep 2004 Mbantua Gallery USA exhibition; Nashville and Hartford

March 2005 Yam Dreaming – Atnwelarre, Mbantua Gallery, Alice Springs, NT

Subject(s) Bush Flowers, Pencil Yam, Wild Tobacco, Country, Awelye (Women’s Ceremony and Body Paint Designs)

Gloria has continued to paint for Mbantua Gallery since the early 11500’s. The predominant subject of her work is of the Pencil Yam Seed and Emu Tucker stories that belong to her country. Gloria is full sister to established Utopia artists Dolly Petyarre Mills and Greeny Purvis Petyarre.

 

Source & FURTHER REFERENCES

Aboriginal Artists of the Western Desert - A Biographical Dictionary by Vivien Johnson, published by Craftsman House 1994

The Oxford Companion to Aboriginal Art and Culture" edited by Sylvia Kleinert and Margo Neale published by OUP 2000

Australian Aboriginal Artist Encyclopedia dictionary of biographies” Kreczmanski, Janusz B & Birnberg, Margo (eds.): Aboriginal Artists: Dictionary of Biographies: Central Desert, Western Desert & Kimberley Region (JB Publishing Australia, Marleston, 2004).

Brody, A. 1989 Utopia women’s Paintings: the First Works on Canvas, A summer Project, 1988-89 exhib. Cat. Heytesbury Holdings, Perth Brody,

A. 11500 Utopia, a picture Story, 88 Silk Batiks from the Robert Homes a Court Gallery and gallery Collection, Heytesbury Holdings LTD Perth NATSIVAD database;  Latz, P. 1995, Bushfires & Bushtucker, IAD Press, Alice Spring

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