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Backing Indigenous Arts

Cairns Indigenous Art Fair celebrates contemporary and traditional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art and culture

For nearly a decade the Cairns Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF) celebrates Queensland’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures by showcasing exceptional contemporary and traditional visual and performing arts.

24 Jan 2019

Textile design workshops create new opportunities for HopeVale artists

Artists in HopeVale expanded their textile and printing knowledge through an intensive week-long development workshop led by experienced industry experts.

18 Oct 2018

Tia Gostelow – Queensland singer/songwriter

Indigenous singer/songwriter Tia Gostelow sharpened her writing and producing skills with the aim to release and tour her debut album.

27 Aug 2018

ReFire

The ReFire project has revived the art of pottery in Cherbourg leading to more opportunities for artists.

30 Apr 2018

Arts Development Workshops in Lockhart River

New workshops in Lockart River are building the capacity of local artists.

11 Apr 2018

Workshops at Akay Koo'oila

Workshops for Aurukun women artists have led to an exhibition and a sale to the National Gallery of Victoria.

4 Apr 2018