Indigenous Artistic Practices at Risk from Appropriation

A recent draft report on Indigenous artistic practices has shown that two in three Indigenous style products sold within Australia do not financially benefit Indigenous Australian artists.

Appropriation of Indigenous artistic styles and practices have hurt Indigenous artists and diminished their means of storytelling.

Indigenous Artist and Artistic researcher at RMIT, Emrhan Sultan sat down with us to discuss how appropriation impacts artists.


Image: shutterstock – Geoff Whalan

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