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Strong Business Program Manager – Desart

Desart is seeking a Strong Business Program Manager for a fixed term, 12-month contract. The Strong Business Program Manager is a senior management role who is responsible for the delivery of key Desart Programs including, but not limited to: Art Centre Resource Development Art Centre Human Resource Program and Art Centre Business Support Program Desart […]

Art Centre Manager – Papunya Tjupi Arts

Papunya Tjupi Arts
Papunya Tjupi artists Daisy Leura, Nellie Nangala and Tilau Nangala. Photo Rhett Hammerton. Image used with permission 2017
(L-R) Papunya Tjupi artists Daisy Leura, Nellie Nangala and Tilau Nangala. Photo Rhett Hammerton. Image used with permission 2017
Papunya Tjupi Arts seeking a dynamic art centre manager! Papunya Tjupi Arts is an Aboriginal owned and controlled art centre based in Papunya, the birthplace of the Western Desert art movement, 240km north-east of Alice Springs, in the Northern Territory. Papunya is still home to renowned senior artists involved in the beginnings of this art […]

Iltja Ntjarra Many Hands – Art Centre Coordinator

Iltja Ntjarra is seeking an individual that will share responsibility with other staff and the board of directors in running the Art Centre. This individual will have excellent visual art mentoring skills, an innovative and creative vision and strong cross-cultural communication skills. Working closely with the newly established Namatjira Legacy Trust, assisting in the streamlining […]

Mparntwe & Ntaria itweke-itwe Mob

Neighbouring art centres, Iltja Ntjarra Many Hands, Tangentyere Artists and Yarrenyty Arltere Artists will open exhibitions of new works on Saturday 9 September.   The public is invited to our art centre on 29 Wilkinson Street to view exquisite ceramics and watercolours painted by the Namatjira School of Art. It is the first time that […]

Bindi Magic

Bindi Mwerre Anthurre Artists are holding our annual group exhibition showcasing our latest works; Bindi Magic. Come along to the opening on Sunday the 10th of September 11am until 2pm to witness firsthand the magic that has been happening between the walls of the Mwerre Anthurre Artist Studio at 47 Elder Street. Amidst the rich […]

The Red Shed

Tangentyere Artists

Tangentyere Artists Art Centre represent residents of Town Camps, the name describing eighteen Alice Springs Aboriginal housing associations. Established by Aboriginal people as a not-for-profit enterprise, the Art Centre fosters the creative aspirations of Town Camp artists, whether new, emerging or established, who are an important voice in our national conversation. Using a hub and […]

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 […]

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 Yarrenyty Arltere Artists are 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.