BORN:                                  9th September 1966

COMMUNITY:                     Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia

LANGUAGE GROUP:        Eastern Arrernte

COUNTRY:                         Santa Teresa


Marie Ryder Grew up in Santa Teresa, 80 kilometers south- east of Alice Springs.

She paints a variety of bush foods in great detail and realistic colours. Marie also knows where to locate and collect the foods she is depicting in her paintings.

She is a daughter of Theresa Ryder., a well accomplished and highly sought after artist.