Welcome to the AAMU, the only museum in Europe that is entirely dedicated to contemporary Aboriginal art from Australia.

What's on: The power of wood

This exhibition shows a wide diversity of wooden art works from the museum's collection. Wood is an essential material of the land and there is a long tradition of making wooden art objects in Australian Indigenous cultures. Read more.




6 September: start of the new cultural season

Join us on Sunday 6 September for a special events programme to kick off the start of the new cultural season, with guided tours, lectures and special children's activities.   lees verder...

Summer Sunday concerts by didgeridoo expert and musician Michiel Teijgeler

On Sunday 20 September didgeridoo expert and musician Michiel Teijgeler will perform at the AAMU together with two very talented percussionists, Yannick van ter Beek and Terence Samson.   lees verder...

12 May: Professor Barbara Gillam on A new approach to Australian Aboriginal art

Professor Barbara Gillam is an Australian psychologist specialised in visual perception. She is struck by the skills and imagination of Aboriginal artists. In this lecture she will talk of how they explore and extend principles of visual perception in telling their stories.   lees verder...

18 April: artist talk by Michael Cook

Michael Cook's work Civilised #10 can be seen on the exhibtion poster of Saltwater Country. He is a photographer and made a series of intriguing photo art works about the earliest encounters between the Indigenous population in Queensland and the Europeans. This is a unique opportunity to hear this artist about his work.   lees verder...

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