This piece was created at Tiwi Design at Nguiu on Bathurst Island. The art Centre was established in1969 to promote Tiwi art and culture. A large group of artists produce paintings, carvings, prints, ceramics, fibre art and screen-printed fabrics.
Indigenous Art Code
We are a proud member of the Indigenous Art Code, a system developed by the Australia Council of the Arts to preserve and promote ethical trading in Indigenous art.
When you shop with us you are directly supporting our community arts centres and independent Indigenous artists who rely on income from us. We guarantee payment to the artist and true provenance of all our products.
We are committed to the following:
· Transparency in the process of the sourcing, promotion and sale of products.
· All products are consigned for sale and certified through the community arts centres and independent artists.
· We partner with not-for-profit organisations who work in their best interests of their Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artisans and ensure a good price.