Kultour is a national organisation committed to advancing cultural diversity in the arts in Australia.
Kultour is supported by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its art funding and advisory body.
|BRISBANE – Sam Cook|
Listed in the worlds Who's Who of Women, Sam Cook is cross-artform practitioner, educator, arts manager and leader in Indigenous Arts, currently developing Nomads Palace, the worlds first travelling multi-arts venue dedicated to the worlds Indigenous people.
A retired musician she was the Director of The Dreaming: Australia's International Indigenous Festival and a programmer of the Woodford Folk Festival. Artistically, Sam is a playwright, writer, visual artist and graphic designer. Administratively, Sam started working in publishing ahead of becoming the CEO of Australia's leading Aboriginal Theatre before launching her company KISSmyBLAKarts™. Recipient of the UK Arts Council Fellowship in 2007 and 2011, winner of National Aboriginal Youth of the Year in 1999 and Broome Aboriginal Artist of the Year in 1998, Sam was the founding Aboriginal columnist for Artshub and Tracker, and founder of Australia's Blak History Month.