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DAAFF Introduces the “Australian Indigenous Fashion Showcase” at the 25th anniversary of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Australia

Presented by the Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation (DAAFF), The Australian Indigenous Fashion Showcase is a celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture, art and creativity through fashion at the 25th anniversary of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Australia.

By |2020-04-09T12:03:37+10:00February 21st, 2020|Fashion Show News|0 Comments

The DAAF Fashion Show 2016, “From Country to Couture” – Relive the excitement!

In 2016, the Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair celebrated its 10th Anniversary. As part of the celebrations, the DAAF Foundation presented an exciting new event to the program: “From Country to Couture” - The DAAF Fashion Show! It was held on Friday, 5th August 2016 and welcomed over 400 guests. This spectacular event was the culmination [...]

By |2017-01-30T17:27:22+11:00November 17th, 2016|General|0 Comments

The Launch of the 2016 DAAFF Film Festival

The inaugural DAAFF Indigenous Film Festival was showcased at the iconic Darwin Deckchair Cinema from the 10-12th August 2016.  Three feature films were screened very three balmy nights including:  Ten Canoes, Putuparri and the Rain Makers and Bran Nue Dae. Each night DAAFF raffled the generous donations of stunning art works from participating Art Centres. [...]

By |2017-03-30T14:55:22+11:00November 17th, 2016|General|0 Comments

DAAF PANEL DISCUSSION – A new event to DAAF 2016

Our panel discussion was yet another new event that was created to celebrate DAAF’s 10th Anniversary! The topic  “What is Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art” generated robust discussions and encouraged the audience to think deeply about the very constructs of Indigenous art. Our own Franchesca Cubillo moderated the conversation which was animated by panelists [...]

By |2017-01-30T17:50:10+11:00November 17th, 2016|General|0 Comments