Katie Petyarre Morgan
Language Group: Alyawarre
Country: Kurrajong Bore, Utopia Region, North East of Alice Springs
Medium: Acrylic on Canvas and Linen
Subjects: Atwakeye (Bush Orange)
Katie enjoyed painting over 10 years. Her main story was Atwakeye (Bush Orange). She used very fine dots to represent the flowers and seeds of the bush orange. Her younger sisters, Janie and Pauline Morgan are also painters. Katie is the winner of the 2012 City of Hobart Art Prize. She is the only Aboriginal artist who has received this prize.