Indigenous Art Centres Guide - Art Collector

Art Collector's Guide to Indigenous Art Centres s is a much loved resource for art lovers and travellers interested in finding and ethically sourcing Indigenous art from around Australia. We are currently preparing the fifth edition of the guide. It will have a brand new design and updated listings. Stay tuned as new listings are posted online.


Image courtesy: Papunya Tula Artists, Alice Springs



Past editions


Fourth edition
Published October 2013
Featuring stories on ethically collecting Indigenous art and a feature on why bark painting is contemporary art. This guide includes listings from art centres nationwide, an illustrated map and an artist index.
Third edition
Published April 2012
Featuring stories on ethically sourcing Indigenous art and how to be certain of provenance, plus a look into one of the countries best known art centres, Tjala Arts. Also includes listings from art centres nationwide and an artist index.
Second edition
Published April 2010
Featuring stories on ethically sourcing Indigenous art and how to be certain of provenance, plus a day in the life of an art centre manager. Also features an artist index and 2010 art centre highlights.
First edition
Published April 2009
Featuring stories on the importance of community owned Aboriginal art centres, and ethically sourcing Australian Indigenous art.