Who We Are

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John Kirkman

Executive Director

John Kirkman was Chief Executive Officer Penrith Performing & Visual Arts (2005-2012), previous to this he was Director of the Penrith Regional Gallery & The Lewers Bequest (2001-2005). Previously he was Curator/Manager of djamu Gallery Australian Museum at Customs House (1998-2001), and was inaugural Director, Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre (1992-98). John was also Project Co-ordinator,…Read More

Eddie Abd

Producer, Family Creative Hub

Eddie Abd is an artist, a freelance designer and a facilitator of community cultural development since 2009. Eddie has worked on a variety of projects throughout the Western Sydney region specifica…Read More

Safia Amadou

Venue and Reception Officer

Safia Amadou started her career with the project development and design of the first children’s museum in Africa, ImagiNation Afrika, in 2012 in Senegal. There she curated her first interactive …Read More

Yamane Fayed

Producer, Multicultural Women's Hub

Yamane Fayed is an experienced trilingual educator and facilitator of digital and traditional storytelling workshops for diverse groups. She has worked as an educator in multicultural playgroups an…Read More

Barry Gamba

Producer, Screen Cultures

Barry Gamba has 25 years experience as a community arts & cultural development worker and freelance screen producer. He has developed arts and media-based projects for agencies including the Et…Read More

Morgan Graham

Digital Communication Officer

Morgan Graham has a passion for developing creative projects for young people that engage in dialogue about art and place. Morgan started at I.C.E. as an intern with the Cultural Development team i…Read More

Victoria Harbutt

Producer, Training & Curatorial Development

Victoria has a BA Communications degree from University of Technology, Sydney and worked extensively as a dancer, choreographer and dance teacher. Victoria is a curator/ producer whose projects –…Read More

Tannika Keaton

Administration Assistant

Tannika Keaton is a young Ngarrabal woman with a strong connection to her Aboriginal heritage.

She is interested in sports, particularly football, and stays connected and involved with the I…Read More

Nitesh Kollapuri

IT and Facilities Officer

Nitesh (Nick) Kollapuri has worked in IT for the past 11 years, with a major part of that work being in the Not-for-Profit sector. He has worked as IT Coordinator for organisations including Bobb…Read More

Kannaki Nadesan


Kannaki Nadesan has worked as a bookkeeper for small and large organisations for over 10 years, working with the finance departments for Australia Council for the Arts, British Council and many sma…Read More

Kayur Shrestha

Manager, Finance & Administration

Kayur Shrestha has worked in the not-for-profit sector since 1998. His professional work experience includes working as Finance Officer with the World Health Organization (Polio Eradication Project…Read More