Celebrating 10 years of service to Indigenous peoples and communities of Far North Queensland.
UMI Arts is the peak Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts and cultural organisation for Far North Queensland, an area that includes the federal electorates of Leichhardt and Kennedy.
L-R: Ivana Gibson, Zennith Boyz, Danny Bani, Jalaba Murgha (Djun Djun Jarra)
UMI Soundz is UMI Arts' brand new music program showcasing contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander bands and musicians from Cairns and the Far North Queensland region.
Held at the Tanks Art Centre in Cairns, UMI Soundz is a series of concerts with the aim of showcasing, developing and promoting contemporary Indigenous musicians from Far North Queensland. Now in its second year; UMI Soundz has been developed to build mainstream audiences for some our more established musicians and providing performance opportunities for emerging artists.
UMI Soundz feat. Warrigan Band and SK Boiiz
Saturday 17 October 2015
UMI Soundz returns in 2015 with UMI Arts presenting some of the region's best musicians and bands. Taking to the stage in Tank 5, at the Tanks Arts Centre on Saturday 17 October, 2015 will be Warrigan Band and the SK Boiiz.
UMI Arts Annual General Meeting
Notice of UMI Arts' 2015 Annual General Meeting. Download the AGM Agenda here.
Freshwater Saltwater: Celebrating UMI Arts' 10th Anniversary
UMI Arts' annual curated exhibition
Artwork (L-R): Arone Meeks, Midden, Acrylic on Canvas; Michelle Yeatman, Jilghi, Ceramic pot; Edna Ambrym, From Rainforest to the Ssea, Acrylic on Canvas. Photograph by Michael Marzik 2015.
This year, UMI Arts proudly presents its 3rd annual curated Freshwater Saltwater group exhibition at UMI Arts Galleries. The “Freshwater Saltwater: Celebrating UMI Arts’ 10th Anniversary” exhibition features an array of works by 21 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander member artists, who all have blood-line connection to the Far North Queensland region.
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