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Carmen Jones Petyarr

Carmen Jones Petyarr paintings


About Carmen Jones Petyarr

Artist: Carmen Jones Petyarr 
Skin name: Petyarr (also spelled Petyarre) 
Language group: Alyawarr
Country: Arawerr
Area: Utopia Region, Central Australia
Born: 1984 

Carmen Jones Petyarr began painting in November 2004 soon after moving to Arnkawenyerr in northern Utopia to live with her husband's family; a strong community of artists. Her work is influenced by their bottle work designs, but represents stories that belong to her mother's country.