Festival Information

Parrtjima - A Festival in Light is a free 10-night festival,
In 2018, the third annual festival will be held on Friday 28 September to Sunday 7 October 2018

Parrtjima - A Festival in Light, showcases the oldest continuous culture on earth through the newest technologies. It is a large-scale outdoor exhibition that enhances the profile of Aboriginal artists of Central Australia while building opportunities for, and the capacities of, artists, arts centres and communities in the Northern Territory.

Parrtjima exhibits light artworks that are meaningful and relevant to Central Australia, reinforcing the sense of place. Parrtjima builds lasting connections within communities that contributes to the local, national and global arts landscape.