Aboriginal art is significant in many ways:

Aboriginal art is significant in many ways: as an expression of Aboriginal culture, as a source of income for artists and communities and as a source of pleasure for viewers and buyers.

If you are thinking of buying an Aboriginal art work, there are various places where you can make your purchase. These include art galleries and dealers, Aboriginal community art centres, auctions and directly from the artist.

When buying a painting or limited edition print it is useful to consider the following questions:

In developing these questions, we have been influenced by the “Protocols for Working with the Australian Indigenous Visual Arts and Craft Sector” published by the National Association for the Visual Arts in 2001.