ATADA: Antique Tribal Art Dealers Association

Charley’s Navajo Rugs is a proud member of ATADA, the Antique Tribal Art Dealers Association. ATADA has been around since 1988, providing ethical and professional standards to the tribal art dealer trade and education to the public about the cultural, aesthetic, and historical importance of antique tribal art.

atada logoYou can find us on their website along with other reputable dealers of antique tribal art. You’ll find dealers for everything from pottery, to jewelry, to art. And rugs, of course. This is a fantastic resource for any consumer looking to purchase tribal art, as ATADA vouches for every vendor listed on their site.

ATADA also publishes a great quarterly newsletter that you can subscribe to in hardcopy or download in .pdf form online. If you’re interested in tribal art, we highly recommend checking it out–it’s chock-full of interesting information.

Their website also has helpful resources for dealers and collectors, including a calendar of events, information about appraisals and links to museums that showcase tribal art. ATADA also offers resources to help with theft prevention, potential legal issues related to art and information about art that has been stolen.