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Aug 29

Desart is pleased to welcome our new member Minyma Kutjara

Minyma Kutjara
Artist: Tjawina Roberts
Copyright Minyma Kutjara Arts Project, 2013
After several years away from Desart, artists from Irrunytju are excited to be part of the Desart community once again. “Uwao! We are joining together at Desart!” – Roma
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Aug 29

Warnayaka Art Centre: Life in the Digital Desert

Image courtesy Warnayaka Art Centre
This project is a collaboration between Warnayaka Art Centre and its artists – including several emerging digital media artists, art and anthropology scholars including Dr Je
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Aug 29

Mimili Maku’s Redeveloped Website

Screen shot of online gallery courtesy of Mimili Maku Arts, 2013.
This online gallery is a cross promotional tool that will promote exhibition works by established and emerging artists from Mimili Maku Arts. Print catalogues (etchings and screen
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Aug 29

Arlpwe Art and Culture Centres’ Annual Dance Festival

Image courtesy of Arlpwe Art & Culture Centre
In June 2013 we celebrate the fifth anniversary of the opening of our Arlpwe Art Gallery here in Ali Curung. Day one kicked off with a community BBQ held in the recreation grounds
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Aug 30

Exciting Opportunity for Artworkers

'Unrupa panel 4' Rhonda Dick
Traditionally 2 days of workshops, this year will see a full week of tailored programs that will bring Artworkers from across the entire Desart membership to Alice Springs, with a
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Aug 30

Iwantja Arts and Crafts Refurbishments Close to Completion

Iwantja Ladies Painting Area, courtesy Iwantja Arts
Iwantja Arts and Crafts has a new men’s room, new kitchen, toilets and paint prep area as well as storage for our precious art works and an office for their manager. This photo i
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Aug 30

Seoul Open Art Fair

Philip Watkins, Desert Executive Officer at the Special Exhibition SOAF 2013. Korea
The invitation to present aboriginal art works from Central Australia was extended following the 2012 NT Chief Minister Trade delegation, sponsored by the Northern Territory Govern
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Sep 30

Mbantua Festival – On Its Way!

Image courtesy of Mbantua Festival
Mbantua Festival – Awakening the Desert is a historic new initiative for Alice Springs and Australia that is being held from 9th-13th October 2013. This world class event will br
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Oct 08

Red Centre Birds Exhibition

Marie Abbott / Ramjohn
A Ring Neck Parrot in the West MacDonnell Ranges. 26 x 36 cm Watercolour on paperboard (100% acid fr
Experience the beauty of red centre birds on paper, canvas, and ceramics. Ngurratjuta artists and the Hermannsburg potters have created unique artworks on the Central Desert bird
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Oct 12

Family Trees Exhibition

Artist: Ruby Williamson, Puli Tjukurpa, acrylic on Car bonnet.
Artist: Ruby Williamson, Puli Tjukurpa, acrylic on Car bonnet.
Desart presents Family Trees, an exhibition by Aboriginal artists from Desart member art centres in Central Australia. These vibrant artworks embrace experimentation and innovation
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Oct 16

Desart Artworker Photography Prize

Artworker Photography Prize
Artist: Christine Multa, 'My grandmother went hunting', 2013, Ikuntji Artist Centre
Join us in celebrating the annual Desart Artworker Photography Prize. Exhibition: 6pm Wednesday 27th November, 2013.The winner will be announced at 6:30pm. Tangentyere Artist Galle
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Oct 17

National Remote Indigenous Media Festival

National Remote Indigenous Media Festival
Desart CEO Philip Watkins was on the ‘nurturing arts/media partnerships’ discussion panel at the Annual National Remote Indigenous Media Festival, Ntaria (Hermannsbur
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