Barbara Mbitjana Moore Australian, Anmattyerre, b. 1964

Mbitjana is a 'skin name' not common to the Pitjantjatjara people - Barbara grew up in Ti Tree and moved to Amata to live with her husband. Barbara is an Aboriginal senior health worker for Nganampa Health. She works in a full time position at Atama Clinic and also commits to her painting practice working at the artcentre on a daily basis. Barbara first began to paint at Tjala Arts (formerly Minymaku Arts) in April 2003.