Celebrating community arts and cultural development

By Naomi Gall, 27 September 2012

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Celebrating community arts and cultural development

By Naomi Gall, 27 September 2012

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'The Community Arts and Cultural Development Awards (CP Awards), held on Friday 21 September, celebrate the achievements of Australians working in community arts and cultural development. The CP Awards consist of two separate awards: The Ros Bower and the Kirk Robson.The Ros Bower is awarded to an artist with a record of ach'....

Yarrabah the Musical – a community’s story

By Trish Ludgate, 11 September 2012

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts

Yarrabah the Musical – a community’s story

By Trish Ludgate, 11 September 2012

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts

'Opera Australia’s artistic director, Lyndon Terracini, held an idea for some time of working with the Indigenous community from Yarrabah, an hour south of Cairns, to create a musical allowing the community to tell its story. Indigenous theatre director Rhoda Roberts was commissioned to listen to the stories and '....

50,000 Days in Asia – The Asialink Arts Residency Program 20 year on…

By Lesley Alway, 27 June 2012

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts

50,000 Days in Asia – The Asialink Arts Residency Program 20 year on…

By Lesley Alway, 27 June 2012

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts

'People-to-people engagement…‘Artist in Residence’ is a term for an artist who lives and practices their art for a period of time with a host organization, away from their usual environment. Asialink residencies have contributed significantly to the health and vibrancy of '....

Emerge Festival

By Artery, 19 June 2012

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Emerge Festival

By Artery, 19 June 2012

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'Music provides a powerful way of remembering where you come from, which is why it works so effectively to bring newly arrived refugees together in the community. Aminata Doumbia - Visible Mentoring ProgramThe Emerge Festival commemorat'....

Multicultural collaboration joyous and astonishing

By Christos Tsiolkas, 8 June 2012

Community Partnerships

Multicultural collaboration joyous and astonishing

By Christos Tsiolkas, 8 June 2012

Community Partnerships

'When the Anti-Racism Action Band (A.R.A.B) team spotted Christos Tsiolkas in the audience at ....

Philanthropy leadership in New York – Australian reflections

By Fiona Maxwell, 30 May 2012

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts

Philanthropy leadership in New York – Australian reflections

By Fiona Maxwell, 30 May 2012

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts

'In Australia, we hear reports about US arts philanthropy with a touch of awe and disbelief. We also say some things won’t work here because of cultural differences or our different tax system. What we do know is that we need to raise the game in arts philanthropy in Australia. We have extensive government support with relative stability, but to maximise the creative excellenc'....

Transforming Pixels

By Artery, 25 May 2012

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Transforming Pixels

By Artery, 25 May 2012

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'Transforming Pixels is a new work created by Melly Niotakis (Social Justice Photographer) and Lenine Bourke (Artistic Director of Contact Inc) in collaboration with nine transgender and gender diverse people'....

8th annual Marketing Summit

By Artery, 22 May 2012

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts

8th annual Marketing Summit

By Artery, 22 May 2012

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts

'This Thursday the 8th annual Marketing Summit starts at the Melbourne Recital Centre, Melbourne.The Marketing Summit brings together 250+ of Australia’s arts and cultural '....

Creative Australia Fellowships 2012

By Artery, 16 May 2012

Community Partnerships

Creative Australia Fellowships 2012

By Artery, 16 May 2012

Community Partnerships

'Creative Australia Fellowships is a major new initiative to support the professional development of outstanding artists working across the sector and Australia. The fellowships are the centrepiece'....