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#12 in the New York Times top places in the world to visit in 2018!

The Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair was delighted to be recognised by the New York Times in the top “52 Places to Go in 2018”! The Top End, Australia came in at #12 with Indigenous art and culture being highlighted as an experience not to be missed by avid travelers. We were so proud to be featured as a key [...]

By | 2018-04-04T17:19:30+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Art Fair News, General|0 Comments

11th Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair

DAAF was held 11-13 August 2017 and showcased the work of over 50 art centres from across Australia. Executive Director, Claire Summers, shares the highlights of this year’s fair. The Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair (affectionately known as DAAF) provides an amazing and genuine opportunity for arts industry buyers, and art and design aficionados, to purchase art directly [...]

By | 2017-10-20T12:19:33+00:00 August 29th, 2017|General|0 Comments

Art Centre Spotlight: The Western Desert

The Western Desert style of acrylic painting is one of the most internationally recognised styles of Aboriginal art. The eruption of this artistic movement in the 1970s is associated with various groups from across the Western Desert region including the Pintupi, Luritja, Walpiri, Arrernte, and Anmatyerre peoples who were forcibly moved from their lands and [...]

By | 2016-11-21T13:20:37+00:00 May 20th, 2016|General|0 Comments

Save the date! The 10th Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair will be held from 5-7th August 2016

“Where We Gather” - The Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair from Digital Storytellers on Vimeo. Save the date! This year, the Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair is celebrating its 10th anniversary, and we’d love you to join us! The fair will be held from the 5th-7th August 2016, at the Darwin Convention Centre. We will be showcasing [...]

By | 2016-11-22T11:27:16+00:00 March 17th, 2016|General|0 Comments

The Fair has begun! Plus an exciting new way YOU can support the Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair

The 9th Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair was officially launched on Thursday the 6th of August by Darwin Lord Mayor Katrina Fong Lim and DAAF Chair Franchesca Cubillo, with a special performance by the One Mob Different Country Dancers. The festivities will continue over the next three days with Artist workshops, presentations and of course the huge [...]

By | 2016-11-22T11:28:53+00:00 August 7th, 2015|General|0 Comments

Save the date!

The Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair is proud to showcase over fifty Aboriginal Art Centres from across Australia and will be open to the public over three spectacular days, at the Darwin Convention Centre, from the 7th-9th August. The Fair is a chance to, not only see the incredible diversity of art works from the Art [...]

By | 2016-11-14T13:24:46+00:00 March 5th, 2015|General|0 Comments

That’s a wrap

And that's a wrap on another successful year of the Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair! Thank you to everyone who supported the Fair this year including the artists, Art Centres, board members and, of course, everyone who attended. Each year DAAF showcases the work of emerging and established Indigenous artists, and provides a space for visitors [...]

By | 2016-11-14T13:24:46+00:00 December 17th, 2014|General|0 Comments

Let’s Embark Together – The 8th Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair has kicked off!

We are thrilled to announce that the 8th Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair has officially kicked off! This year, the Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair is proud to host more than 50 Indigenous owned Art Centres from across Australia representing over 1800 Indigenous artists. We invite you to join us at the Fair for three days of workshops, [...]

By | 2016-11-14T13:24:46+00:00 August 8th, 2014|General|0 Comments