Counterweave Arts

Counterweave Arts represents Australian Aboriginal and contemporary arts & crafts artists, including emerging artists and makers, and Asia-Pacific textiles.

The Counterweave Arts Gallery & Workshop  is open by appointment. Contact us at to make a time, or to ask for a free pdf catalogue and price list. Scroll down to subscribe to the Counterweave newsletter for updates on exhibitions, events, workshops and new artwork.


Counterweave Arts Gallery & Workshop

Tor De’ Conti, 22, Rome, Italy




Products include

Services offered

  • Paintings, drawings and mixed media artworks
  • Aboriginal paintings, craft works and baskets
  • Hand-made sketchbooks
  • Traditional and experimental baskets
  • Indigo-dyed, nature-dyed and nature-printed textiles
  • Rare and specialist dyed and natural fibres
  • Hand-crafted spindles and other textile-working tools
  • Contemporary Jewellery
  • Engravings
  • Japanese mokuhanga woodblock prints
  • Photographs
  • Mixed-technique prints
  • Classes and demonstrations will begin in late 2017.
    Look for our schedule or follow us on Facebook.


Counterweave Artists

Felicity Griffin Clark
Felicity Griffin Clark is a mixed media and textile artist, and co-director of Counterweave Arts. She uses silk, wool, alpaca and linen, mulberry bark, synthetics, paper, metals and found objects Read More
Giulia Mangoni
Giulia Mangoni is an Italian-Brazilian artist who creates site-specific interventions through the lens of painting in order to destabilize modes of linear narration in favour of more complex and fluid Read More
Lisa Sewards
Lisa Sewards is an award-winning Melbourne based artist with her work represented in collections throughout Australia.  Her work has also been shortlisted for a number of major Acquisitive Awards in Read More
LM Residori-Knowles
LM Residori-Knowles is an Australian contemporary visual artist and accomplished photographer of Indigenous and European descent. She is currently living between the Champagne-Ardenne region of France and back in her Read More
Trace Willans
"My Art is all about walking lightly on the earth. I have an ongoing mission to continuously refine my arts practice to be as ecologically sustainable and environmentally friendly as Read More
Trudy Rice
Currently living and working in Melbourne,  Australia, Trudy has artwork in the collection of the Olivia Newton John Cancer & Wellness Centre at the Austin Hospital and other various Private Read More
Warlukurlangu Artists Aboriginal Corporation
Warlukurlangu Artists Aboriginal Corporation is a community owned and run organisation representing artists from the remote desert Warlpiri communities of Yuendumu, Nyirripi and Yuelumu, which are located in the centre Read More

Gallery and Workshop

Counterweave Gallery & Workshop in Rome, specialising in Australian Aboriginal and contemporary arts and crafts. Workshops and mentoring in print and fibre craft techniques.


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We are members of the Indigenous Art Code and a Fair Trade business