NEW FRAME OF MIND

Sunday Territorian - - NEWS -

THE NT Ed­u­ca­tion Depart­ment is con­sid­er­ing doc­u­ment­ing the Abo­rig­i­nal art in schools. Some of it was gifted by or­gan­i­sa­tions, lo­cals, par­ents, stu­dents, and artists, at a time when it was not nec­es­sar­ily prof­itable or pop­u­lar, es­pe­cially in re­mote schools. Ed­u­ca­tion part­ner­ships ex­ec­u­tive di­rec­tor Kevin Gillen said: ‘‘There’s mil­lions of dol­lars worth of art in schools’’.

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