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Kathleen Petyarre : genius of place /

by Nicholls, Christine [author]; North, Ian [author]; SALA Festival, issuing body [issuing body].
Type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: South Australian living artists: [no. 2]Description: 96 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), map, portraits ; 29 cm.ISBN: 1862545472; 1862545464 (pbk.).Other title: Genius of place.Subject(s): Petyarre, Kathleen, 1940- | Petyarre, Kathleen | Petyarre, Kathleen -- Exhibitions | Women artists, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia, Central | Aborigines, Australian -- Art -- 20th century | Artists, Aboriginal Australian | Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia, Central -- 20th century | Art, Australian aboriginal -- 20th century | Painting, Aboriginal Australian | Art, Australian -- Northern Territory -- Artists, Aboriginal Australian | Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Women -- 20th century | Art, Aboriginal Australian | Art -- Textiles -- Batik | Art -- Painting -- Acrylic | Ceremonies -- Women | Stories and motifs -- Lizards -- goannas | Anmatyerre -- Anmatyerr people (C8.1) (NT SF53-09) | Art -- Artists -- Women | Art, Aboriginal Australian -- 20th century | Art - Artists - Women | Art - Textiles - Batik | Art - Painting - Acrylic | Ceremonies - Women | Stories and motifs - Lizards / goannas | Anmatyerre / Anmatyerr people (C8.1) (NT SF53-09) | Art, Australian | Aboriginal Australians -- Art -- 20th century | Art, Australian -- Aboriginal artists | Art, Aboriginal Australian -- 20th century -- Exhibitions | South Central Northern Territory (NT) | Utopia (South Central NT SF53-10) | Art, Aboriginal Australian Exhibitions 20th century | Exhibition catalogs
Contents:
Genius of place: the life and art of Kathleen Petyarre / Christine Nicholls -- Gallery -- The kindness of Kathleen Petyarre / Ian North -- Glossary, map and further notes -- Kathleen Petyarre: curriculum vitae -- References and further reading.
Summary: Eastern Anmatyerr artist Kathleen Petyarre was born around 1940 on the Atnangker homelands in the Northern Territory, arid spinifex country. Kathleen Petyarre presents a stunning full colour retrospective of Petyarreʼs work to date. The framing essay by Christine Nicholls offers an account of Kathleenʼs life based on conversations with the artist over a period of years, and reflects the significance that the artist attributes to the episodes and events in her life that have impacted on her work.--From publisher description.
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Published in association with the exhibition held at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, 9 May-22 July 2001.

Includes bibliographical references.

Genius of place: the life and art of Kathleen Petyarre / Christine Nicholls -- Gallery -- The kindness of Kathleen Petyarre / Ian North -- Glossary, map and further notes -- Kathleen Petyarre: curriculum vitae -- References and further reading.

Eastern Anmatyerr artist Kathleen Petyarre was born around 1940 on the Atnangker homelands in the Northern Territory, arid spinifex country. Kathleen Petyarre presents a stunning full colour retrospective of Petyarreʼs work to date. The framing essay by Christine Nicholls offers an account of Kathleenʼs life based on conversations with the artist over a period of years, and reflects the significance that the artist attributes to the episodes and events in her life that have impacted on her work.--From publisher description.

Complementary volume: Genius of place: the work of Kathleen Petyarre. Sydney : Museum of Contemporary Art, 2001.

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