Desart > Barkly

John Fries Award 2016 Entries Open

Indigenous artists encouraged to enter emerging art award. With the first-ever win by an Aboriginal artist – 65-year-old Ben Ward from WA – of the $10,000 John Fries Award last year, the organisers are keen to receive even more entries from Indigenous Australian and New Zealand artists for the 2016 award, which has just opened […]

Selfies 2 – Town Campers – Exhibition

Join them to celebrate the launch of this unique collection of over 40 self-portraits by Alice Springs Town Camp Residents. Opens 6-8pm Friday September 4, 2015 REDUX 11-4pm Saturday September 5, then 10-4pm Monday – Friday until October 30. 16 Fogarty Street, Alice Springs Like them on Facebook for more information

Desert Mob Capturing the history of a movement

Desert Mob, an initiative of the Araluen Arts Centre in 1991 and now an important partnership with Desart, celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2015. This is a significant milestone for one of the country’s most exciting and unique Aboriginal art events. To celebrate, the Araluen Arts Centre is mounting a survey exhibition drawn from its […]

Desert Colour

Nyinkka Nyunyu Art & Culture Centre

Nyinkka Nyunyu ( pronounced ny-ink-a ny-oo-ny-oo) is a unique art and culture centre which offers visitors an opportunity to learn about aboriginal life, history and land in the Tennant Creek region.

Kulumindini Arts

Julalikari Arts

Epenarra Artists

Canteen Creek Artists

Artists of Ampilatwatja

Ampilatwatja is the largest of three communities under the Aherrenge Aboriginal Association. The art of Ampilatwatja is strikingly different from that of other indigenous painting with a much broader colour spectrum than what is usually expected in Aboriginal art; the root of Ampilatwatja art is in the country.