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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander readers are warned that the contents of this website may include images of and references to deceased persons.

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Image courtesy of Spinifex Arts Project © Louise Allerton

The Aboriginal Art Centre Hub of Western Australia (AACHWA) works with Aboriginal art centres across Western Australia to assist them to be seen, heard, respected and represented. We are the only Indigenous visual arts peak body based in Western Australia.

Please take a look around our website to learn more about WA's Aboriginal art centres and AACHWA. You can also use this site to find useful information, links, opportunities and publications.

Thank you for visiting the AACHWA website and for supporting ethical practice in the Aboriginal art market.  If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us.

We acknowledge Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the traditional custodians of this country and its waters. We wish to pay respect to the elders past and present and extend this to all Aboriginal people.

    • 16.02.17: CALL FOR | 2017 Midwest Art Prize

      The highly anticipated Midwest Art Prize returns to the Geraldton Regional Art Gallery in 2017.  
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    • 14.02.17: CALL FOR Exhibition Proposals | Emerging WA Aboriginal Artists

      Paper Mountain in partnership with City of Wanneroo Gallery is seeking proposals from emerging Western Australian Aboriginal artists, practicing in all mediums and disciplines, for a solo exhibition at the Wanneroo Library & Cultural Centre.  
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    • 14.02.17: ENTRIES OPEN | Cossack Art Awards 2017

      In July every year, the beautiful and historic town of Cossack in WA comes alive with the work of hundreds of artists from across the region and Australia for the Cossack Art Awards. Attracting thousands of visitors each year, vibrant entries dress the walls of the heritage-listed buildings for three weeks of public display.  
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    • 14.02.17: APPLY NOW | DAA PALS 2017

      PALS is an initiative of the Department of Aboriginal Affairs which encourages Western Australian schools to develop projects that promote reconciliation in their local community.  
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