Our Art is Our Lifeline campaign press

Follow the links to access recent press about the Our Art is Our Lifeline campaign and fair, transparent and ethical purchasing of art by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists

Interview with Stephanie Parkin for Blak Matters with Kat Davidson on ABC Radio Brisbane, 16 September 2020 

Indigenous Art Code: Campaign to encourage purchase of First Nations artworks during the pandemic on ABC Radio Canberra Afternoons with ABC Dan Bourchier, 21 August 2020

Buying Indigenous art ethically in the time of the coronavirus on ABC Radio Melbourne – Afternoons with Jacinta Parsons, 19 August 2020

Keeping it real when buying Indigenous art in the Sydney Morning Herald, 18 August 2020

Interview with Saretta Fielding on ABC TV Breakfast, 17 August 2020 

New initiative to support Indigenous artists’ lifeline during the pandemic on SBS NITV radio, 14 August 2020

How to ethically support First Nations artists during COVID on ArtsHub, 4 August 2020

New campaign promotes the ethical purchase of Indigenous art on RN Breakfast with Fran Kelly, 4 August 2020

Indigenous artists get creative as buyers vanish in the Australian Financial Review by Gabriella Coslovich, 31 July 2020

Indigenous economies have been hit by coronavirus, but online art sales offer a ray of hope in the Guardian by Paul Daley, 26 July 2020

Looking to buy Indigenous art? Here’s how to purchase it fairly and transparently for ABC News Online (Walking Together) by Alexis Moran, 12 May 2020

Acknowledgement of Country

The Indigenous Art Code acknowledges the traditional owners and custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises their continuing connection to the land, sea and community. We pay our respects to them and their cultures; and to their Elders past, present and future