Born: 1970

Language: Yankunytjatjara

Art Centre: Iwantja Arts, Indulkana


Vicki Cullinan is a powerful Yankunytjatjara woman recognised for her leadership and diplomacy. Holding graduate qualifications in Business and Education, Vicki is also a certified translator for both Pitjantjatjara and Yankunytjatjara.

Vicki is a recognized spokeswoman for cultural and community projects within the Indulkana community, specifically supporting young women to strive and achieve in education and the arts.

Vicki has been a painter at Iwantja Arts for more than 20 years, a member of staff for over 10 years, and a dynamic Director of Iwantja Arts for the past 6 years.

Vicki’s richly painted artworks are evocative of southern hemisphere star constellations, often reflective of the Seven Sisters tjukurpa. Her works illuminate a sense of quietness and observation.

Vicki Cullinan is extremely proud of Iwantja Arts membership for the APY Art Centre Collective, and is looking forward to many more exciting projects to achieve key major outcomes for the region.