Artwork of the Week: Marrapinti by Naata Nungurrayi 183 x 245cm

Created in 2012 at Alice Springs, NT  About the Artist: Naata Nungurrayi is a respected senior elder and is recognised as a highly important artist in the Kintore women's artist movement. The Dreamings that Naata paints depict sacred women's sites and women's ceremonies in the Kintore an... [More]

Holiday Trading Hours

YES - WE ARE OPEN! we are open every day 10am - 6pm except for:    Tuesday 6 December - CLOSED    Saturday 24 December - CLOSED Sunday 25 December - CLOSED Monday 26 December - CLOSED Tuesday 27 December - CLOSED   Saturday 31 December - C... [More]

November Exhibition

New Inspiration   After travelling widely through Australia, artist Helen McCarthy Tyalmuty has returned to her home in Daly River. Returning to country has seen an amazing new surge of creative output, which will hang in the charcoal gallery for the month of November. Online Exhibition will... [More]

October Artist in Residence: Sarrita King

Image © Saville Coble Fresh from her recent travels to central Australia, Sarrita King joins Kate Owen Gallery as our resident artist in October Expect to see some exciting new styles as Sarrita draws upon the inspiration gained from her reconnection with her desert roots and her fellow ... [More]

Current Exhibition

Vast Interiors 30 July – 28 August A unique installation that fuses decorative and fine art pieces Kate Owen Gallery & Sounds Like Home have collaborated on a unique installation; showcasing how Indigenous artworks expressing ancient themes and landscapes can enhance contemporary livi... [More]

Upcoming Exhibition - July 2016

black + white | 2 july - 17 july We are excited to announce that our July exhibition will be a diverse show of contemporary Indigenous artworks inspired by ancient Dreamings and the Australian landscape. Included will be works by widely acclaimed artists Barbara Weir, Dorothy Napangardi, Nyilyari ... [More]

CONGRATULATIONS to our Telstra Award Finalists!

A big CONGRATULATIONS to: Beyula Puntungka Napanangka Ray James Tjangala    Teresa Baker & Clarise Tunkin Yinarupa Nangala

New 'In Situ' Feature on our Website!

We have listened to your feedback and developed this great new 'in situ' feature to help you find the perfect piece! Simply click on the artwork you are interested in. You will see to the left of the image there are the artwork details and 'actions' you can take: If you select 'see art on the wa... [More]

Upcoming Exhibition

from the sand to the sails 21 May – 19 June  We are so excited that Gabriella Possum Nungurrayi will visit Sydney for the launch of the 2016 Vivid Sydney Festival (during which her artworks will be projected on the sails of the Sydney Opera House!!) We want to celebrate the occasion ... [More]

Easter Trading Hours 2016

We are OPEN EVERY DAY 10am - 6pm except for Good Friday 25 March - CLOSED

about our gallery

KO LogoThe Kate Owen Gallery specialises in quality, contemporary Australian Aboriginal artworks, individually selected to bring that 'wow factor' to modern interiors.  Most of our visitors are amazed to see the wide range of different expression adopted by our indigenous artists.  Many who previously had no interest in Aboriginal Art, have their 'eyes opened' to it for the first time, by the sheer beauty and diversity around them.

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