Mowanjum Art and Culture Centre, Derby

(4.3/5 based on 45+ reviews on the web)
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  • We enjoyed out visit to this place and even left with some new artwork (like we needed more!!!). Friendly and informative staff. We watched an interesting video and spent a while looking around at the...  more »
  • Lots of art to choose from, all locally painted showing the stories of the communities. We saw an 18 minute movie which told the story of forced resettlements of the tribes which helped explain how an...  more »
  • Easily accessed and worth your time. Some very lovely Wandjina paintings and other desert art. Great DVD you should watch to gain a better understanding of this place.  more »
  • Great presentation, and representation of community pride, and their willingness to share their stories. Thank you, especially to Amelia.👍
  • Great art and cultural display
  • An absolute pleasure - the work is nothing short of stunning - of many artists - I had the pleasure of meeting one, and also talked with an employee- I am distressed to hear that government funding is being eroded each year- leaving barely one paid person to run what is a very large business - this is madness - this arts centre provides the canvas on which many lives depend for continuing cultural expression - having been displaced from their country and traditional art sites - the value of Mowanjum Art Centre is integral to the empowerment, health and wellbeing of these wonderful first peoples. Thank you for your warm welcome ! Sally (Be sure to watch the 20minute video about Mowanjum)