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THE ANNIVERSARY NATSIAAs

THE ANNIVERSARY NATSIAAs

Posted by Aboriginal Art Directory | 05.08.16

It's a big anniversary year for the National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art Awards - aka The Telstras. As Luke Scholes, the newish Curator of Aboriginal Art & Material Culture points out, 2016 celebrates 40 years of Aboriginal Land...» Read More

 

 

Michael Nelson Tjagamara in Sydney

Michael Nelson Tjagamara in Sydney

Posted by Jeremy Eccles | 20.07.16

Sydney received a 'royal' visit yesterday as significant as the coincidental coming of the US Vice-President, as Michael Nelson Tjagamara left his Desert home to attend the launch of a Telstra installation of his art in Martin Place. It will...» Read More

 

 

KEN SISTERS WIN THE WYNNE!

KEN SISTERS WIN THE WYNNE!

Posted by Jeremy Eccles | 15.07.16

It's that time of year again when the Art Gallery of NSW gets down and populist with its Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes announced today. The Archibald is the 'Big Telstra' equivalent, of course. But the greatest Indigenous significance this...» Read More

 

 

STREETS OF PAPUNYA

STREETS OF PAPUNYA

Posted by Jeremy Eccles | 12.07.16

It's impossible to see it on the ground. You need to be in the air over Papunya to discover that, rather than being laid out like some white 'burb in the middle of nowhere, this legendary dumping place for desert...» Read More

 

 

Industry Corner
Top Job in Aboriginal Art

 

Top Job in Aboriginal Art

Posted by Jeremy Eccles | 03.02.16

Senior Resource & Development Officer (Program Manager) Leadership Role in the Aboriginal Art Sector Founded in 1987, The Association of Northern Kimberley and Arnhem Aboriginal Artists (ANKAAA) is a leading not-for-profit Aboriginal Corporation and the first peak advocacy and support...» Read More

 

Upcoming Events
LOTS HAPPENING

 

LOTS HAPPENING

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So much news to share with you, I'm having to collate it all into a single story: 1. The Istanbul Biennial is about to hit the headlines as Sydney's last Biennale did – with action by the artists involved in... » Read More

 

Details of Exciting New Tarnanthi Festival

 

Details of Exciting New Tarnanthi Festival

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More than 300 artists from across Australia will showcase work in TARNANTHI (pronounced TAR-nan-dee), the inaugural Festival of Contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art, right across Adelaide from 8 -18 October - with exhibitions continuing at the SA Art... » Read More