Atnwengerrp Revisited | 20 May - 12 June

Sacred, traditional, historical and ceremonial elements are interwoven in a dynamic family show featuring Barbara Weir, Charmaine Pwerle, Teresa Purla and Lizzie Pwerle. Barbara and her family continue to push boundaries, experimenting with different painting styles and techniques in this latest bod... [More]

FLASH SALE! 20% off all ochre artworks !

Tomorrow we start our two week FLASH SALE on all of our beautiful ochre artworks! I was captivated by these works a while back and it’s hard not to be! Some works have thick layers of traditional pigments – Classic Kimberleys. While others have traces of everyday life in the bush; dust,... [More]

A sudden change in our exhibition schedule

Unfortunately Helen McCarthy Tyalmuty is suffering from very poor health and has been unable to complete the new works that we were expecting for her upcoming show:  Helen McCarthy Tyalmuty | Family Matters | 15 April - 7 May  She persevered with it for some time but has had to... [More]

Artwork of the Week: Mina Mina Dreaming by Judy Napangardi Watson 150 x 225cm

Date Created: 2012 About the Artist: Where do you start...bold, vivacious and absolutely enchanting are words commonly used to describe the great Judy Napangardi Watson and her art.  Judy was born around 1935 at Yarungkanji, Mt. Doreen Station, at the time when many Warlpiri and other Centra... [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]

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]

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.

About the Authors

Entries can come from any of us:

Daniel, Nick, Surrey, Kirby, Liz, Sandra, Jen or me (Geoff).