ICYMI: The week’s top news in the arts

From navigating Cook to virtual talent competition, to new state funding announcements and opportunities for artists - we take a look at this week's arts news.


Here are this week’s top six stories on how the sector is coping with lockdown, plus the launch this week of the next edition of The ArtsHubbub podcast – Creation in isolation, and the new series Artists in iso, kicking off with visual artist Tony Albert.

Victoria and NSW governments rolled out relief packages for the arts this week, with South Australia following later in the week with the announcement that it was topping up its support package from $1.5 to $2.5 million.  The South Australian Government, through Arts South Australia, moved quickly in the early days of lockdown and made available a targeted support package for the South Australian arts and culture sector – the additional funds this week welcomed.  

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