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Traditional Knowledge: Art & Symbols

Guide to resources for traditional knowledge research

Search & Visit



Select an option from the dropdown menu below to search art, artefacts, symbols and other related content. Run a general Art & Symbol search over various selected sources, or search the National Film & Sound Archives collection.


Artists in the Black

Breaking News / JUST In / very current topic or article of interest.

Indigenous Art Code

Indigenous Peoples’ Innovation (ebook)

Drahos, P., & Frankel, S. (Eds.). (2012). Indigenous People's Innovation: Intellectual Property Pathways to Development. ANU E Press.

Traditional knowledge systems are also innovation systems. This book analyses the relationship between intellectual property and indigenous innovation.