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Elevate First Nations arts

Establishing First Nations Arts and Cultures Panel

The First Nations Art and Cultures Panel has been established to amplify the voices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in the future of arts, culture and creativity in Queensland, with a focus on meaningful representation and engagement.

18 Mar 2021

Supporting Indigenous Arts Centres: Pormpuraaw

Investment from the Indigenous Art Centre Uplift program supported Pormpuraaw Art & Cultural Centre in their giant mural project

12 Jan 2021

Supporting Queensland First Nations arts

The First Nations Commissioning Fund is supporting  Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander arts and cultural practitioners, organisations, collectives or communities to commission and deliver uniquely Queensland Indigenous stories, arts and cultural experiences, products and celebrations.

30 Nov 2020

Expanding investment in IACs

Three Indigenous arts centres are being supported with two-year funding through the Indigenous Art Centre Launch Fund.

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15 Oct 2020

Supporting Indigenous Arts Centres

Indigenous Art Centre Uplift  is supporting 14 Indigenous Art Centres during the COVID-19 recovery period.

14 Oct 2020

Calling for Expression of interest

Arts Queensland is seeking expression of interest from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander individuals living in all parts of Queensland to form a First Nations Arts and Cultures Panel.

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1 Oct 2020

New initiatives are elevating Queensland First Nations arts

New programs and initiatives launched as part of the Queensland Government’s $22.5 million Arts and Cultural Recovery Package are helping to grow Queensland First Nations arts industry.

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30 Sep 2020