Presented by Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation
Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair (DAAF) is doing things a little differently this year. Ove nine days a new online platform will connect Indigenous arts centres with art buyers, creating wider community awareness of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art in innovative ways. The new-look ‘virtual’ fair enables arts centres to showcase and sell their artists’ work to an even broader audience than usual.
A vibrant program of cultural performances, artist workshops and demonstrations, Indigenous food experiences, panel discussions and a children’s collaborative art project will be hosted on the DAAF website.
The popular Country to Couture fashion show has had to be postponed but a new event, the National Indigenous Fashion Awards will premiere with an online ceremony on Wednesday 5 August.
Immerse yourself in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art, design, fashion and culture from 6 – 14 August.
- Pictured Elcho Island Arts Booth at 2019 Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair
- Photo Dylan Bucke
Supported by Northern Territory Government, the Australian Government through the Ministry of the Arts IVAIS Program and Visual Arts & Crafts Strategy and Tim Fairfax Family Foundation
Yilila + Ripple Effect Band
Fri 7 AugBuy Tickets
A magical night of high energy music from Arnhem Land
Don't Feed the Ducks
Thu 13 - Sun 16 AugBuy Tickets
Watch out – Amy Hetherington could really duck this up!
Drag Divas: Essential Werk
Starring Miss Ellaneous, Bogan Villea, Vogue MegaQueen, Drag Territory Divas, Karibu Collective, Natalie Pellegrino , Robert James, Crystal Love, Shaniqua, Constantina Bush & more
Sat 15 AugBuy Tickets
Darwin is set to sparkle in this sequined salute to our essential workers