ArtSHINE’s main offices are located on the unceded lands of the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation.
ArtSHINE acknowledges the true owners of these stolen lands.
ArtSHINE pays our respects to the Traditional Owners and Elders since time immemorial and we pay tribute to the resilience of Indigenous communities throughout Australia, and throughout the world.
We open our hearts in friendship to all; and we offer our community of creativity, our spaces, and our enterprise in the spirit of collaboration and the mutual encouragement of all.
ArtSHINE calls for the urgent implementation of the Uluru Statement from the Heart, and the immediate establishment of a Makarrata Commission so we may all begin the process of truth-telling as the way forward to Treaty and Voice:
We encourage ArtSHINE community members to acknowledge First Nations Peoples, Lands, and Communities in their own locations: