Japingka Gallery

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47 High Street Fremantle
  • West End

Overview

See great Aboriginal art at Japingka Gallery, new exhibitions in upstairs gallery, huge stockroom, always 100s of Aboriginal paintings on view from all areas of Australia. The gallery is located on two levels of a heritage 1880s warehouse in Fremantle's West End.

The Directors have worked with Aboriginal artists for 30 years, and major artists and emerging communities are all well represented. Visiting artists and the best in contemporary Aboriginal art - open 7 days in Fremantle, or view exhibitions & artists profiles online. 

Japingka Gallery is delighted to present a wonderful collection of recent paintings by renowned Utopia artist Gloria Petyarre. Gloria, who was born around 1945 on Atnangkere country at Utopia in Central Australia, remains one of the most popular artists of the Contemporary desert movement. Today Gloria lives predominantly at Mulga Bore (Akaye Soakage) and her language is Anmatyerre.

Gloria is considered the most productive of the Petyarre Sisters all of whom are well known Aboriginal artists, including Kathleen Petyarre, Nancy Petyarre, Violet Petyarre and Ada Bird. They all share the same Dreamings, including including Arnkerrth, the Mountain or Thorny Devil Lizard, Awelye, the women’s body design and stories related to a variety of Bush foods.


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Opening hours

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    10:00am - 5:30pm

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    12:00am - 5:00pm

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