UMI Arts


UMI Arts3UMI Arts is the peak Indigenous arts and cultural organisation for Far North Queensland, an area that extends north of Cairns to include the Torres Strait Islands, south to Cardwell, west to Camooweal and includes the Gulf and Mt Isa regions.

UMI Arts is a not-for-profit company managed by an all-Indigenous Board of Directors and is based in Cairns. UMI Arts was established in 2005 and its mission is to operate an UMI Arts2Indigenous organisation that assists Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to participate in the maintenance, preservation and protection of cultural identity. UMI Arts also operates as the Cairns Indigenous Art Centre in order to provide support for Indigenous artists who live and work in Cairns.

Telephone: +61 7 4041 6152




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