Philomena Yeatman is a Gunggandji and Kuku Yalanji woman, born and raised in the Yarrabah community. She began her art career in 1991 as a screen printer and jewellery maker, then later developing her skills as a weaver, producing table mats, fans and baskets.
Michelle Yeatman belongs to the Gunggandji people and was born
and raised in the Yarrabah community. She is an artist working across the mediums of ceramics, painting and printmaking.
Elverina Johnson lives in Yarrabah. Her traditional family name is Bunya Badjil, which means ‘Good Woman’. She is of Kunganji Gurugulu lineage on her grandfather’s side and Indinji Gimuy lineage on her grandmother’s side.
Valmai Pollard identifies as a Gunggandji woman and has grown up in Yarrabah. She is currently the youngest artist working at the Cultural Precinct.
We’ve got news! Read about our new First Nations Cultural Worker role, recipients of $600,000 RAF Recovery Boost – Renewal Grants and more.
Four key regional Queensland arts companies will undertake multi-year post-COVID renewal initiatives thanks to the Australian Government’s Regional Arts Fund (RAF). Flying Arts Alliance and Regional Arts Australia have announced the successful recipients of a total of $600,000 in strategic arts funding under the RAF Recovery Boost – Renewal grant stream. Four regional Queensland companies will each receive $150,000 over three years to implement programs focused on strategic growth and…
Flying Arts Regional Arts Fund (RAF) First Nations Cultural Worker Brisbane-based, with the option to work remotely from a regional area Permanent part-time role (2 days/week) Engagement role with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander practitioners, organisations and government Download the position description Flying Arts Alliance acknowledges the unending connection of First Nations peoples to this…
Fifteen regional arts projects in Queensland will receive a total of $346,987 as the recipients of the Australian Government’s Regional Arts Fund Recovery Boost program, administered in Queensland by Flying Arts Alliance Inc.