Remote Indigenous artists open up own gallery to stop ‘dodgy’ art dealers

Remote Indigenous artists open up own gallery to stop ‘dodgy’ art dealers

Updated March 24, 2018 15:32:07 Photo: Artists in the APY Lands have taken matters into their own hands, selling directly to buyers. (ABC News: Steven Schubert) Related Story: Aboriginal art gallery and hotel proposed for old RAH site An Indigenous art collective from outback Australia has opened up its own …

NT Government picks Alice Springs CBD site for Indigenous museum, despite expert advice

NT Government picks Alice Springs CBD site for Indigenous museum, despite expert advice

Posted March 23, 2018 18:21:52 Photo: The location has been announced for a proposed $150m indigenous art museum, but the funding sources have not. (Supplied: Jack Bullen) The NT Government has ignored the advice of an expert report it commissioned and announced that a proposed $150 million Indigenous art museum …

Calls for more kinship-based child protection policies, as NT and NSW Indigenous grandmothers meet

Calls for more kinship-based child protection policies, as NT and NSW Indigenous grandmothers meet

Posted March 21, 2018 18:12:34 Photo: Alice Springs grandmother and former welfare worker Christine Kngwarraye Palmer. (ABC News: Declan Gooch) Indigenous grandmothers say child protection policies must strike a better balance between keeping children safe and allowing them to stay with their families. Grandmothers Against Removals (GAR) was founded in …

NT Stolen Generations group now satisfied businessman awarded Indigenous grant is Aboriginal

NT Stolen Generations group now satisfied businessman awarded Indigenous grant is Aboriginal

Posted March 21, 2018 15:47:52 The NT Stolen Generations Aboriginal Corporation says it now satisfied a Darwin businessman is Indigenous and will not revoke his Certificate of Aboriginality, after claims surfaced that he was not. The corporation initially said the paperwork for Allan Lodge’s certificate of Aboriginality (COA) was not …