Finders Keepers is dedicated to nurturing and growing the support for Indigenous makers in Australia.
In 2018, we’re launching a new Finders Keepers Indigenous Program.
This program sets out to encourage and support Indigenous makers and provide a platform with a dedicated audience to support their commercial endeavours. Recipients in this program will receive a sponsored stall position at Finders Keepers market in their dedicated city, support with stall design and development as well as marketing and media support.
Finders Keepers have offered thousands of artists and makers opportunities and platforms over the past ten years and now we’d like to shine a light on the incredible practices of Indigenous arts and crafts. This program has been designed to:
As part of the Indigenous Program, Finders Keepers will provide support to a unique recipient at each Finders Keepers event that takes place in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne each season.
Recipients can be individual makers, and/or an Art Centre or organisation that promotes and sells the work of a Indigenous artists and makers.
Program recipients will include:
We're so excited about the new Indigenous Program and look forward to bringing you more Indigenous art, craft and design in our seasons to come.
Our Indigenous Program recipient for Sydney AW18 is Injalak Arts.
If you, or someone you know may be eligible to apply for to be a recipient for the Indigenous Program please feel free to express your interest be emailing here.