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Research to accredit young people in the arts

A new project aims to improve the employment profile of young arts workers through micro-credentials.


The current state of Australian philanthrophy

New report takes the pulse on philanthropy in Australia, and reviews expectations and role Boards and CEOs play.

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Young Australians see the arts as 'inseparable' from their lives

Involved in digital with less distinction between artforms, a new report from A New Approach challenges assumptions about young arts…


Rebuilding the performing arts: an economist weighs in

One of Australia's best economics brains looks at the good and bad news for the arts as a keynote at…

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Gutted by Government: new report shows fading optimism at a grand scale

Keeping Creative is a new report that pits state and federal government responses to COVID relief for the arts, against…


Preparing for a National Arts, Culture and Creativity Plan: Webinar 2

Kate Fielding, CEO of A New Approach, discusses some of the current thinking around the development of a new national…

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Risk-managing a pandemic? Ask an artist

As lockdowns and restrictions limit the arts across the country, Esther Anatolitis believes the arts sector might just have the…

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Proposed new arts curriculum leaves Australian artists hanging

The proposed update to the national arts curriculum improves guidelines around teaching First Nations art, but stops short of addressing…


War Memorial calls for sector feedback as Parliament supports development go-ahead

The Australian War Memorial’s planned redevelopment has been plagued by criticism, but even as it calls for sector feedback, the…


Stats out on Biennale of Sydney; we take a look at COVID’s impact

Despite cutting its staff by half as COVID hit, the Biennale of Sydney delivered over 600 programs to audiences, and…