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Sales Officer – Tjanpi Desert Weavers

People of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent are strongly encouraged to apply.  Are you passionate about working for a dynamic Indigenous social enterprise? Use your sales experience to ensure our sustainability for the benefit of women in Central Australia! Combine your sales and business experience with an interest in the Arts! We’re looking to […]

Tangentyere Artists

Tangentyere Artists is an Alice Springs based Aboriginal owned art centre providing arts training and workshops as well as marketing and sales support for around 400 artists. The unique quality of Tangentyere Artists is that it represents the breadth and depth of Central Australian cultural diversity.

Desert Mob Market Place

Desert Mob Market Place is a vibrant art market held on the Saturday of Desert Mob Weekend.  Affordable art from over 30 Central Australian Aboriginal Art Centres in a flurry of activity over four hours.  Starting at 10am, you have to be in quick to make sure you don’t miss out

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

Selfies: representations of self by Town Camp artists

Exhibition opening – Friday September 5, 4-6pm.   16 Fogarty St, Alice Springs In this exhibition of new works, Town Camp artists explore self expression and representation using acrylic pens on wood, printing ink on paper and soft sculpture from Yarrenyty Arltere Artists.   Presented in collaboration with Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education.   […]

Yarrenyty Arltere Artists

The Hidden Valley Community is located at Yarrenyty Arltere (Larapinta) town camp in Alice Springs. The centre operates as a multi-purpose family resource centre for all members of the community. It includes programs and activities which addresses needs that are identified by the community, which includes art, health, nutrition, and sport and youth recreation. Larapinta […]

Waltja Tjutangku Palyapayi

Waltja Tjutangku Palyapayi Aboriginal Corporation is a community-based organisation, working with Aboriginal families in remote Central Australia and APY Lands in South Australia.

Tjanpi Desert Weavers

Tjanpi Desert Weavers is an Indigenous social enterprise of the Ngaanyatjarra Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Women’s Council. NPYWC members created Tjanpi (meaning, ‘locally harvested grasses’) to enable women on the lands to earn a regular income from selling their fibre art. More than 400 Aboriginal women artists from 26 remote communities in the western and central deserts […]

Tapatjatjaka Art & Craft

Titjikala is a small community of approximately 250 residents, located on the edge of the Simpson Desert, 107km south of Alice Springs in the Northern Territory. The Eagle Dreaming is significant to the Titjikala region and people. The community is also known as Maryvale and Tapatjatjaka.