– Anindilyakwa Art Centre –

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The Beginnings

Anindilyakwa Art is located on Groote Eylandt in the Gulf of Carpentaria in the Northern Territory. The Art Centre was established in 2005 by the Anindilyakwa Land Council to help local artists promote and sell their artwork. Until the opening of the Art Centre the local artists were very limited in outlets for art sales, usually selling to the local mining community.

 

Where we are now

Anindilyakwa Arts is now a thriving hub of creativity - currently representing over 100 Anindilyakwa artists.

We are proud to be operating under the Anindilyakwa Land Council and working together to grow and develop our art centre to create sustainable and meaningful jobs for the future.

Learn more about Anindilyakwa people & culture by visiting the Anindilyakwa Land Council, Anindilyakwa Language Centre and Bush Medijina websites.

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The Angurgu Art Centre

Our main studios are on Angurgu community, a half hour drive from the Alyangula township. We look forward to our moving into our new Angurgu studio space at the new cultural centre, due to be opened in early 2018.

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Umbakumba & Milyakbura Communities

Anindilyakwa Art Centre visit Umbakumba community once a week and Milyakburra community on Bikerton Island once a fortnight for creative development and purchasing of independently crafted artworks.

 

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Outstation support

We support Anindilyakwa artists wishing to live on traditional homelands across the Eylandt by providing materials and visits upon request to support their artistic development, cultural preservation and provide a source of income.

– Our Groote Eylandt Gallery –

Browse our wares in person at our Alyangula gallery, open 5 days a week to the public.

We are located across from the Dugong Resort.

1 Bougainvillea Drive, Alyangula,
Groote Eylandt, NT

Phone: (08) 8987 6667

Email: arts@alcnt.com.au

Opening Hours

Tues - Fri - 8.30am to 5pm

Sat - 9am to 2pm