Eight mid-career artists announced as 2018 Sidney Myer Creative Fellows Print Email Email to a friend Your email Your name Friend's email Friend's name Verification Please prove your humanity Go on prove it :) Close Related Articles Vote 1 Regional Arts! In the lead up to the Federal election, Regional Arts Australia has launched a new campaign calling for an increase to the Regional Arts Fund. Applause: Latest funding and awards announced Bald Archy prizewinners, Queensland Music Awards, the Windham-Campbell prize and more awards announced. $129 million boost to Adelaide's cultural economy $85M to new Aboriginal Art Gallery, a $9M boost towards construction of The Heysens, a $3M boost for Carrick Hill and $2M towards cultural walking trails technology – this week's announcement is a great boost for Adelaide. NAVA responds to persistent NSW political interference (locked) Coinciding with a national call out for greater artistic courage, NAVA also responds to continued political interference in arts decisions as the NSW election approaches. (Premium content) Premium content Performing Arts Editor Friday 31 August, 2018 The 2018 Sidney Myer Creative Fellows each receive a tax-free grant of $160,000 over a two-year period. This content is only available to members of ArtsHub Join Now for instant access! A subscription to ArtsHub will enable you to: Access the most comprehensive jobs board for the arts sector, with hundreds of positions posted weekly Keep up to date with the latest industry news Access thousands of members-only features, articles and guides Be in the know with upcoming events and exhibitions added daily Learn how and where to get grants, with the most extensive grant finder ... and much, much more. Join Now and join the Australian arts community today Author Anna Krien: image supplied. Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author To contact the ArtsHub news desk email email@example.com. Keep up-to-date with the latest industry news; be part of the conversation and an engaged arts community by following ArtsHub on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Tumblr.