Desart > Programs & services

Desart’s current programs include:

  • Aboriginal Artworkers’ program
  • Governance & HR Support
  • IT technical support
  • Professional development workshops
  • Art Centre recruitment
  • Induction Road Trips for new managers (North West and APY / Ngaanyatjarra Lands)
  • NT Art Centre Infrastructure Program
  • Member Service Register
  • Wills workshops (in partnership with Arts Law)
  • Photography and Digital Imaging Training


In addition Desart provides a range of other services:

  • Artists’ camps and regional meetings
  • On & off site support for individual Art Centres
  • Support with new Art Centre start ups
  • Market development (Desert Mob & international market development initiatives)
  • Advocacy (e.g. The Code of Conduct, policy development, additional funding sources etc.)
  • Support for Art Centres to participate in art markets in Alice Springs (including Desert Mob MarketPlace)
  • Production of quarterly newsletter for artists