Warnumamalya Design Shares National Stage in Piinpi: Contemporary Indigenous Fashion

May 19, 2021

Anindilyakwa Arts is proud to have nine artists’ artworks and fashion collection pieces featured in this national exhibition showing at National Museum Australia (NMA). First showing at Bendigo Gallery from October 2020 – January 2021, Piinpi: Contemporary Indigenous Fashion will be showing at NMA until August 8 2021. The exhibition is described by NMA as…

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Maicie Lalara’s Yilkwa – Monster Fish on Tour

May 19, 2021

Maicie Lalara’s epic ‘Yilkwa – Monster Fish’ is part of a touring exhibition making its way around the Northern Territory and Queensland. The exhibition will span thousands of kilometres and many months, not unlike the journey of the ghost nets Maicie weaves from. ‘I’m weaving a monster fish from the nets from our beach on…

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Indonesian Adventures for Annabell and Maicie!

Feb 15, 2019

In October 2018, Anindilyakwa Arts project officers Maicie Lalara and Annabell Amagula, along with art director Aly De Groot, travelled to Indonesia for professional and skill development opportunities. For Maicie and Annabell it was their first overseas trip! In Bali, they learnt batik and plant dying techniques with Threads of Life, a fair-trade business that…

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Umbakumba Art Centre Opening

Feb 14, 2019

2018 has been an exciting year for Anindilyakwa Arts. For Umbakumba artists it has been quite significant. For over a year, the artists have been operating one day a week on the beach. As of October, a building by the beach lovingly known as ‘the beach house’ is now being used by artists three days…

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Finders Keepers & Fibre Arts Festival

Feb 14, 2019

Last November, Anindilyakwa Arts was sponsored by Finders Keepers, a design market which features the work of independent makers and designers from Australia, as part of their Indigenous Program which aims to encourage and support indigenous makers in their commercial endeavours. All set up was provided before and extra assistance in marketing and general support…

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