TIWI ISLAND ART BUYING TOURS
Length of Tour: 1 Day
Suggested for Art Enthusiasts ONLY
Tour Dates: 2009
Departure Months: Year Round
Price on Application minimum 4 passengers; maximum 8 passengers
Point: Darwin airport
Return flights ex Darwin, transfers to each art centre from the island airport, permits, lunch and snacks
Tiwi Design at Nguiu, Bathurst Island
Jilamara at Milikapiti, Melville Island
Munupi at Pularumpi, Melville Island
Each Centre produces traditional and contemporary Tiwi art, and has its own unique style.
Tiwi Design is the largest centre on the island. Through innovation the artists have applied traditional art to new mediums.
Jilamara is known for its fine art and is proud to represent artists such as Pedro Wonaeamirri, who works in traditional ochres.
Munupi is known for its unique style and colourful art. Artists use rich vibrant colours in acrylic paints as well as natural ochres. The centre also has a pottery studio and produces weaving.
What you need to bring:
Personal water bottle
Camera and film
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