Amanda Hayman

Amanda Hayman

Amanda Hayman, 33 yrs, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.


2006 Bachelor of Arts, Contemporary Art major – Griffith University

2012 Westfarmers Arts Indigenous Leadership Program –National Gallery of Australia
2008 Internal Professional Development courses: Managing Projects,
Indigenous Cultural Awareness, Dealing with Difficult Behaviour (SLQ)
2006 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment – Academy of Career Training
2005 Certificate III, Arts Administration – North Queensland Tafe
2004 Accredited Training modules, YAMP/ Arts and Cultural Industries Studies
2000 Certificate II in Business – Tafe Queensland


Feb 2016 – Present

Manager kuril dhagun
Engagement and Partnerships
State Library of Queensland

July 2012 – Present

kuril dhagun Digital Exhibitions Program Officer
Indigenous Research and Projects
State Library of Queensland

Dec 2009 – Feb 2011
Acting Program Coordinator, kuril dhagun
Public Programs
State Library of Queensland

Dec 2006 – July 2012
kuril dhagun Officer
Indigenous Library Services / Public Programs
State Library of Queensland

Jan 2003 – Dec 2006
Freelance artist (self employed)

Aug 2006 – Nov 2006
Youth Arts Queensland
Tafe Accredited Trainer – Arts Business

Feb 2005 – Nov 2005
Arts Administration Traineeship
Queensland Community Arts Network


Mentor – Westfarmers Arts Indigenous Leadership Program – National Gallery of Australia
Commissioned artwork – Dreamworld
Lecture – Aboriginal Women and the arts – University of Queensland
Guest writer – The Fashion Archives
2011 – 2012
Live drawing / Wynnum Up late Festival, Wynnum
Digital Visual artist for big screen/ ICON NYE event, Springfield
Live drawing / Public Service Commission, New Farm
Visual Art Workshops / public art project / Brisbane Festival, Brisbane
Live drawing / Westend Live – Drawn Together / Brisbane Festival, Brisbane
2006 – 2007
Solo exhibition / AppropriNation / Metro Arts, Brisbane
Solo exhibition / AppropriNation / HandsOn Studio, Southbank
Arts Business Training / Youth Arts Queensland, Townsville & Toowoomba
Cultural Mapping Project / Contact Inc, South East Qld
Public Art Workshop / Kids Day Out, Kyabra Community Centre, Logan
Visual Art / CCD, Stylin’ Up Regional, SpeakOut, Logan
Visual Art / CCD, Stylin’ Up Regional, SpeakOut, Wooribinda
Visual Art (Indigenous people with disabilities) / Access Arts, New Farm
Visual Art Workshops / CCD, Laydeez Biz, Contact Inc., Inala
Digital Design Workshops / Stylin Up, SpeakOut, Inala
Cultural Audit / Community consultation project, QCAN, Ipswich
Youth Management Team / Ignition 05 Symposium, QCAN, New Farm
Media Assistant / Stylin’ Up Festival, SpeakOut, Inala
Digital Design Workshops / SpeakOut, Blackall
Project Officer and Lead Artist / mural project – Karalee Primary School
Assistant Community Artist / Making Places Project, Mural, Eagleby Primary, Mural – Loganlea
High, Banners – Kingston High, Mural – Mabel Park High, Mural – Woodridge High
Visual Arts Workshop, Eagleby Festival
Solo exhibition / Denimization / Billy’s Beach House, GoldCoast

2009 – 2012 Board Member / Contact Inc. (Secretary 2011-2012)
2008 Young Artist Mentoring Program Selection Panel / Youth Arts Qld
2008 Chair, Youth Led Futures Grants Selection Panel / Foundation of Young Australians
2006 Committee Member, Small Indigenous Arts Grants / Foundation of Young Australians
2006 Queensland Drivers License, C type (current)
2004 Suitability (Blue) Card – Commission for Children & Young People (current)

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