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Our online conference will make sense of 2020 and think through the arts as an essential part of the ‘new normal’. With guests from across Australia we look at funding, culturally safe spaces, and digital as a way to expand access.
Public sculpture for hope, The National's 2021 artists revealed, auctions hit new records, Inclusive Film Festival, Pinchgut, Griffin, QSO, and Brandenburg all reveal 2021 programs, plus more arts news and opportunities.
Brian Ritchie and Louise Bezzina join the Visions 2020 conference to reflect on the hyperlocal experience of two inimitable Australian arts festivals.
An increased number of performers in this year's Melbourne Fringe Festival identify as LGBTIQA+, something its Creative Director attributes to the organisation's vision of cultural democracy.
From Melbourne venues reopening to mentorship opportunities, a report on NT women in music, Opera Australia returning to Uluru, and Sydney Festival unveiling its program – it's another big week of arts news.
Australia’s beloved Mardi Gras parade will change dramatically in 2021, moving from Oxford St to a ticketed event at the Sydney Cricket Ground due to COVID.
Youth Theatre Festival goes international, art sales up for auction, in-gallery teen programming back for AGSA, Story Week Festival celebrates spoken word online, new Malthouse Theatre experience, and the latest festival and arts news.
The inaugural Perth International Cabaret Festival will be held in June 2021.
Regional art doesn’t exist; rather art practice that happens in other places does. It is about excellence and diversity, and Artstate 2020 celebrates the Riverina region in a conference that thinks big.
Working with 87 artists during the pandemic and remote lockdowns, Tarnanthi continues to be innovative, and in a first, throws the spotlight on the work of women Aboriginal artists.
On 9 December, ArtsHub will bring the arts sector together in an event to mark the end of one of the strangest years in our 20 year history.
Powerhouse Parramatta one step closer, SA Premier announces arts recovery fund, matched funding opportunity, MPavilion program announced, plus the latest festival news, program announcement and opportunities.
Tired of visual fly-throughs and online viewing rooms? Sydney Contemporary has reinvented the way we engage with art fairs in these digital times – and it’s fun!
Geelong’s non-fiction festival goes online in 2020 with an ambitious program that pushes the envelope and honours its roots.
Having arts festival withdrawals? DESIGN Canberra is offering over 200 events, from open studios and exhibitions to walking tours, putting human connection back into creativity.
The Australia Council’s First Nations music survey looks at the strengths, challenges and needs of the sector for future growth, independence and respect.
National Young Writers Festival is going online from 1-4 October, and their program delves deep into the possibilities that digital delivery offers.
Artists of Colour Scholarship, COVID emotions hotline turned to music, symphony returns to park, Melbourne comes alive with the work of artists, and more.
The 2020 Brisbane Festival aims to 'surprise and delight' its audience, says Artistic Director Louise Bezzina.
Queensland Theatre is rehearsing its first production since March, while plans for the latest Queensland Cabaret Festival and a new Fringe Festival in bayside Brisbane have also been announced.
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