We are thrilled to announce that Namatjira has been confirmed as an English text on the NSW Higher School Certificate reading list for 2015 – 2020! We are so proud and excited that future students will have the chance to study and really engage with the Namatjira story and the literary techniques that brought the [...]
WELCOME TO THE NAMATJIRA PROJECT
We would like to acknowledge Western Aranda people of the Central Australian Desert and their stunning country on which the project is based.
The Namatjira project is many things to many people: it is multilayered and includes a creative community development project, an original theatrical work, and an accompanying watercolour exhibition. It is also a celebration of the acclaimed watercolour artist Albert Namatjira’s life and legacy.
The theatre show and exhibition are touring to London in November 2013 – more info here.
Posted on April 9, 2013 - by Holly
This is set to be a HUGE year for the Namatjira company. Here’s some of the latest media coverage… PRINT MEDIA: ONLINE ARTICLES NAMATJIRA TOURS LONDON: ”We’re hoping taking this project to London will bring awareness to the need for funding for over 100 arts centres. If you were to visit the Namatjira family in [...]
Posted on May 31, 2012 - by sophia
Taking Albert’s story back to his home community in Ntaria was a huge occasion and made a splash in the news! 7.30 report on ABC1 – Namatjira still proves a big artistic hit, 5 June 2012- SBS News – Play Visits Namatjira’s Home Community, SBS News, 17 May 2012- ABC News, profiling the show and [...]
Here’s some of the media coverage surrounding the Namatjira 2013 London Tour! It’s great to feel such support and celebration at such an exciting time for us. There’s a great mix of coverage from the UK and back here at home, we’ve picked out some highlights, just follow the links below to check it out. [...]
One of our biggest supporters in getting us to London has been the software company, COINS Global. Their private foundation: COINS Foundation supports a wide range of social and cultural initiatives and are passionate about seeing real and positive change in individual lives, communities and businesses and ensuring these changes are sustainable for generations to [...]