Rosemary Petyarre History and Collections


Selected Group Exhibitions

2023 Central Desert Showcase, Kate Owen Gallery, Sydney
2023 Top 20 of 2022, Art Mob, Hobart
2022 Utopia & Beyond, Art Mob, Hobart
2022 Connection, National Museum of Australia, Canberra
2021 Voyage across Aboriginal Australia - Founders' Favourites, Fondation Burkhardt-Felder Arts et Culture, Moitiers, Switzerland
2021 Sounds of Summer 2, Japingka Gallery, Freemantle
2021 Across the Top 2021, Art Mob, Hobart
2020 Central Focus, Art Mob, Hobart
2019 Summer Show & Art Parade, Salt, Queenscliff, VIC
2011 Thinking outside the square, Kate Owen Gallery, Sydney
2010 Stories from the Centre, Kate Owen Gallery, Sydney
2008 Black & White: Inspired by Landscapes, Kate Owen Gallery, Sydney
1996 The Meeting Place, touring exhibition, Australia
1996 Nangara, Stitching Sint-Jan, Brugge, The Netherlands
1998 Dacou Gallery, Australia
1993 Central Australian Aboriginal Art & Craft Exhibition, Alice Springs
1990 Utopia - A Picture Story, an exhibition of 88 works on silk from the Holmes a Court Collection by Utopia artists which toured Ireland and Scotland
1989 Utopia Women's Paintings: A Summer Project

Awards and Recognition

2022 Connection | Songlines from Australia's First Peoples in a spectacular immersive experience, National Museum of Australia, Canberra


  • Hank Ebes Collection, Melbourne