Features / Setting the stage for emerging theatre makers

1 Oct 2014

Feature by Kate Murray

'Crack Theatre Festival is pretty special – not only is it an avenue for independent and emerging performance artists to showcase their work, it also is an opportunity to develop new material and discuss practical need-to-know information about the Australian theatre industry.The festival started as an offshoot of the National Young Writers Festival, and now is a stand-a'....

Blog / Intimacy goes International

14 Aug 2014

Blog by Kristian Pellissier

Blog / Intimacy goes International

14 Aug 2014

Blog by Kristian Pellissier

'Do you express your most intimate thoughts on social media? How vulnerable do you allow yourself to be in a public forum? New dance theatre work Intimacy by Torque Show is taking intensely private experiences and making them very public, as part of the Malthouse Helium 2014 season in Melbourne and Unlimited at the ....

Speeches / The art of leverage: co-mingling public and private funding

20 Feb 2014

Australia Council by Rupert Myer AM

Speeches / The art of leverage: co-mingling public and private funding

Australia Council by Rupert Myer AM

'Global Giving to the ArtsTHE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF ART HISTORYThe University of MelbourneTuesday | 18 FebruaryThe art of leverage: co-mingling public and private funding – Rupert MyerAcknowledgmentsFred Grimwade, Chair, and Kerry Gardner, Deputy Chair, Australian Institute of Art History and Professor Jaynie Anderson, AIAH Director and Herald Chair of Fine ArtsFellow speakers, distinguished guests'....

Blog / International tour for Danie Mellor

10 Jul 2014

Blog by Karen Smith

Blog / International tour for Danie Mellor

Blog by Karen Smith

'This year has been a busy and successful one for the Australia Council’s Visual Arts Chair Danie Mellor.A major survey of his work covering the past 10 years, Exotic Lies, Sacred Ties, is now touring the country.  It opened at the University of Queensland in January and is now on show at TarraWarra Museum of Art, Victoria until 27 July.  It will move to Darwin’s Mu'....

News / Invisible Maps – An Art Guide to Sparking Young People’s Imagination

14 May 2014

Community Partnerships by Caitlin Newton-Broad

News / Invisible Maps – An Art Guide to Sparking Young People’s Imagination

Community Partnerships by Caitlin Newton-Broad

'Sarah Emery was the outreach director of Shopfront, an arts co-operative owned by young people, based in Carlton, Sydney from 2008-2013. In 2013, she was awarded the Australia Council’s Kirk Robson Award for her sustained work in community and her new book, Invisible Maps: An Art Guide to Spark Young People’s Imagination is published by '....

News / What is the ISPA Australia Council Legacy Program?

12 Mar 2014

Arts Development by Dr Ricardo Peach

News / What is the ISPA Australia Council Legacy Program?

Arts Development by Dr Ricardo Peach

'The five recipients of the recent ISPA Australia Council Legacy Program travelled to New York in the blistering cold of a US winter to discover the warmth of one of the world’s most renowned international performing arts networks.Australian recipients Rachel Whitworth from Performing Lines WA, Simeon Moran from Snuff Puppets, Catherine Jones from Chunky Move, Theresa Famularo from Cre8ion and Charlie Cush from Circa atte'....

Features / JUMP Check In: Symbiosis Collective

26 Aug 2014

ECAP by Eleanor Zeichner

Features / JUMP Check In: Symbiosis Collective

26 Aug 2014

ECAP by Eleanor Zeichner

'Catherine Ryan and Joshua Pether established Symbiosis Collective in 2012, the same year they both graduated from WAAPA’s LINK Dance program, to present innovative dance works and provide performance opportunities for artists with disabilities. They’re pa'....

Blog / IETM Asian Satellite meeting: Part Three

13 Jun 2014

Arts Development by Alicia Talbot

Blog / IETM Asian Satellite meeting: Part Three

13 Jun 2014

Arts Development by Alicia Talbot

'This is the third and final of a three part series, to start reading from the beginning check out IETM Asian Satellite meeting: Part One.IETM Satellite meetings move from city to city and accompanying any meeting is a prog'....

News / Danish Ministry of Culture delegation visit Australia

15 Dec 2013

Community Partnerships by Alissar Chidiac

News / Danish Ministry of Culture delegation visit Australia

15 Dec 2013

Community Partnerships by Alissar Chidiac

'Coinciding with the 40th Anniversary of the Sydney Opera House – and the visit of the patrons of the celebrations, Denmark\'s Crown Prince Couple, HRH Prince Frederik and HRH Princess Mary – there was a delegation of the Danish Ministry of Culture, who atten'....

Features / Australian artists are HOT in Glasgow

28 Jul 2014

ECAP by Fiona Mackrell

Features / Australian artists are HOT in Glasgow

28 Jul 2014

ECAP by Fiona Mackrell

'In the lead up to this month’s Commonwealth Games and as part of Scotland’s year long Culture 2014 program, Glasgow experimental art space Tramway presented ....