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Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation Ltd


T: 08 8981 0576
(9am and 5pm ACST)

GPO Box 2342
Darwin, NT, 0801

DAAF Foundation head office:
Level 2, 8 McMinn Street
Darwin City, NT 0800

Art Fair Location, 6-8 August 2021:
Darwin Convention Centre
Exhibition Halls 1-4, 10 Stokes Hill Road
Darwin, NT, 0800
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Media Enquiries: Georgina Dawson at Bastion Amplify
M: 0412 758 248

Media Enquiries: Pip Robinson at Bastion Amplify
M: 0428 648 524

Executive Director:
Claire Summers

General Manager
Mandy Tripcony

Artistic Director
Shilo McNamee

Events Coordinator
Katena Valastro

Marketing & Communications Manager
Ellie Meyer

Visual & Digital Communications
Dylan Buckee

Partnership Relations (Sponsorship Enquiries)
Tammy Schlitz

Recent DAAF News

Practising Art – Ceramics, Fine Jewellery and Sculpture

Practising Art – Ceramics, Fine Jewellery and Sculpture

Today we’re tackling ceramics, fine jewellery and sculpture, looking at just some of the incredible Art Centres and artists who are not only masters in these fields, but innovatively push them to new creative heights…

2021 Around Town – and Online!

2021 Around Town – and Online!

August is an amazing time to be in the Top End, with a typical year hosting a number of significant Indigenous events running alongside the Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair! While like DAAF, a number of these have shifted online in the face of COVID-19, there is still plenty to celebrate – whether it be digitally or in person…

Practising Art – Textiles and Fashion

Practising Art – Textiles and Fashion

Indigenous textiles hold deep meaning for artists and communities, standing as a medium that pushes the boundaries of contemporary First Nations culture. Today, there are more than 20 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Centres and women’s centres that produce textiles and fashion as a core part of their businesses, to national and international acclaim… Let’s catwalk!