Desert Mob Marketplace 2023

Ended — at Araluen Arts Centre — News, Projects

The Desert Mob Marketplace, held on the Araluen Arts Precinct, is a large buzzing art market, bringing together paintings, punu, ceramics, Tjanpi weaving, sculpture, clothing, textiles and merchandise from over 30 Aboriginal-owned art centres across Central Australia. The marketplace offers Desert Mob attendees the opportunity to acquire works directly from the artists that created them.


Ended — at QV1 Building — Exhibitions, Projects

Curated by Tui Raven with the support of Artify Consulting, QV1 presents this digital exhibition series showcasing the work of 12 First Nations artists with connections to Western Australia. Ikuntji Artists proudly puts forward a series of works by Kumuntjai Napanangka Jack to honour her artistic legacy and enduring connection to her Country in Western Australia.


‘Nganana Tjungu – This is Us’ Exhibition

Ended — at Songlines — Exhibitions, Projects

Ikuntji Artists are excited to present our collaborative exhibition  ‘Nganana Tjungu – This is Us’, which features a series of polaroids and etchings by Ikuntji Artists and photographer Tobias Titz. The Exhibition will take place at the new Songlines Gallery space, Darwin City from the 30th of July 2022. About the works: In 2018 Ikuntji

London Pacific Fashion Week

Ended — Exhibitions, Workshop, News, Projects

Ikuntji Artists will be at the London Pacific Fashion Week this September. Fabrics designs produced by our artists have been loving crafted into exceptional garments by Raw Cloth, and will be gracing the runways and photoshoots. Tickets for this event will be available soon from the London Pacific Fashion Week website September 14 Media Launch

Ikuntji Artists Book Launch!

Ended — at MCA — Exhibitions, News, Projects

It is with great excitement that we invite you to join us at 2pm on the 6th of September to celebrate the launch of our new book Ikuntji Textiles. The launch is being held at the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia with guest speaker Yatu Widders-Hunt, judge of the NIFAs and influencer @ausindigenousfashion. We will have some of our amazing artists

Frock on! 2022

Ended — at Songlines — Exhibitions, News, Projects

Frock on! is back for 2022! After the incredible success of Frock On! last year, we are extremely excited to be opening up our fabrics to designers form all over Australia again. Ikuntji Artists 2022 ‘chic’ fabric designs are ready and waiting to be crafted into new couture creations. As seen by last years garments,

The Edit Store

Ended — at Chatswood Chase Sydney — Exhibitions, News, Projects

Ikuntji Artists are proud to be a part of First Nations Fashion Design at The Edit Store. We will have new textiles and new garments as well as some of our classics in store. First Nations Fashion & Design (FNFD) are a national voice representing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander members. Creating ongoing access to

Dublin Fashion Show, London Pacific Fashion Week in Dublin

Ended — at Royal Dublin Society — Exhibitions, News, Projects

Ikuntji Artists fabrics are going to be on the cat-walk!! Come and see our beautiful fabrics created into stunning outfits by Raw Cloth Darwin. Tickets can be purchased from the London Pacific Fashion Week website

Ikuntji X Native Swimwear at Australian Fashion Week, Sydney

Ended — at Carriageworks — Exhibitions, News, Projects

INDIGENOUS FASHION PROJECTS Ikuntji Artists is really excited to be partnering with Native Swimwear Australia for their new collection. Designs by our talented superstar Keturah Zimran will be featuring on the Afterpay Australian Fashion Show runway as part of the ‘Keturah to Coutour’ collection by designer Natalie Cunningham. This will be an amazing show, head

Donate to print our Ikuntji Textiles book

Ended — News, Projects

Ikuntji Artists presents Ikuntji Textiles, a book about the development of the designs, their stories and the artists behind them, and the collaborations. This full colour publication gives an insight into our range of wearable art textiles. Texts included range from interviews with our artists in Luritja and English, expert voices in the field of

Ikuntji at the Melbourne Design Fair

Ended — at Warehouse 16 — Exhibitions, News, Projects

Ikuntji Artists is excited to be included in the Melbourne Design Fair in March 2022! Ikuntji is proud to be represented by Jam factory with the collaboration of artist Keturah Zimran and industrial designer Caren Ellis. They worked together using Keturah’s Puli Puli (rocks) designs to create the curvaceous Boulder Chair and Boulder Footrest. Presented

Art Centres Supporting our Elders (NARI)

Ended — News, Projects

Ikuntji Artists are proud to have been a part of NARI’s (National Ageing Research Institute) Study ‘Art Centres Supporting our Elders’. Learn More here and watch the videos NARI_MV133 A5 Booklet – Art Centres Research Report_V2.1-Spread

Ikuntji Artists Goes to Paris

Ended — at BHV Marais Department Store — News, Projects

The biggest collaboration in Ikuntji Artists history. IDAIA will be launching it’s new collection of Indigenous textile accessories featuring Ikuntji Artists designs at the iconic Parisian department store BHV Marais from January 29, 2022 The launch is part of the BHV’s special event “Couleurs Australie – A chromatic journey”, from January 29 to February 27,


Art Centres Online: A virtual event of story-telling direct from the desert.

Ended — Exhibitions, News, Projects

Art Centres Online: A virtual event of story-telling direct from the desert. Celebrate the evolving expression of Central Australian Aboriginal Art over eight days with Desart’s series of short films and online MarketPlace.Speaking from Country, artists share the stories of their work, culture and communities. Be taken into the art centres and onto the homelands

Artists in Residency Program – Gallery of Central Australia

Ended — at Gallery of Central Australia — News, Projects

In September 2021 Ikuntji Artists Alison Multa and Pam Brown travelled to the Gallery of Central Australia (GOCA) in Yulara for an artist residency program. Thank you to everyone at GOCA for hosting us! Here are some action shots from their time

IOTA21 CONFERENCE AND FASHION EVENT – ‘Curiosity and the Cloth’


As part of this years Indian Ocean Craft Triennial, we are exited to be part of the fashion event ‘ Curiosity and the Cloth’, with a selection of garments made through our project Frock On 2021. CURIOSITY AND THE CLOTH SUNDAY 19 SEPTEMBER; 6.30PM BOOLA BARDIP, WA MUSEUM, PERTH CULTURAL CENTRE A fashion event like

Frock On 2021! Exhibition and Awards Night

Ended — at Songlines — Exhibitions, News, Projects

We invite you to come and celebrate handprinted fabrics + creativity! Join Ikuntji Artists & FFF at the Frock On 2021 exhibition + Awards Event Details: Date and time Sat., 7 August 2021 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm ACST Add to calendar Location Songlines                       

Frock on 2021

Ended — Workshop, News, Projects

Announcing a partnership between Ikuntji Artists and Flying Fox Fabrics to bring to you ‘Frock on 2021’ – spotlight on hand-printed Indigenous designed fabric! This is a celebratory event that brings together Aboriginal fabric design and people who like to sew. This event will see makers creating garments from our Ikuntji Textiles Collection. The awards

‘Story Necklace’ Exhibition – South Australian Museum

Ended — at South Australian Museum — Exhibitions, News, Projects

Ikuntji Artists are excited to invite you to ‘Story Necklace’ exhibition, to be held at the South Australian Museum. The exhibition will showcase the deep cultural tradition of  jewellery, featuring our collaborative ‘story necklace’ and other beautiful works by Ikuntji Artists.  You will also be able to purchase jewellery from the SAM Store. About the

International Women’s Day – Choose to Challenge Online Event

Ended — at Online Zoom Event — News, Projects

This event has been postponed and will now take place on March 31st, 4pm NT Time. Let’s celebrate this Year International Women’s Day On March 22, Moral Fairground in partnership with Flying Fox Fabric, Ikuntji Artists and Women for Women Cambodia will host an unrepeatable International Women’s Day Online Event featuring Aboriginal Artist Keturah Zimran