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Arts events showcase First Nations’ voices during NAIDOC Week

The unique art and culture of First Nations peoples is in the spotlight this week with NAIDOC Week celebrations across the state.

9 Jul 2019

Love rules as Queensland Music Festival unites and delights

A performance from the legendary Archie Roach and a presentation of Jessie Lloyd’s Mission Songs Project mark the start of the 2019 Queensland Music Festival, celebrating its 20th anniversary this year.

5 Jul 2019

Local and international acts to shine in most ambitious Brisbane Festival yet

Sought-after international productions will share the spotlight with some of Queensland’s most talented performers at an unmissable Brisbane Festival this September.

4 Jul 2019

Kowanyama celebrates with arts festival

Kowanyama’s inaugural arts and cultural festival Ngethn o’ means “we are here” in the Yir Yoront language of the Mitchell River delta lands in remote West Cape York.

1 Jul 2019

The Bolshoi Ballet returns for an exclusive season at QPAC

The opening night for Russia’s acclaimed Bolshoi Ballet kicks off in Brisbane as part of QPAC’s 2019 International Series.

28 Jun 2019

New gallery and projections showcase Queensland art at refurbished Judith Wright Centre

A new gallery space and outdoor projections are showcasing the work of Queensland artists as part of a new creative space for the arts sector at the Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts (JWCoCA) in Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley.

24 Jun 2019

Queensland Government continues strong investment in the arts

The Queensland Government is continuing its support for the Arts, with a multitude of investments announced in this year’s State Budget, including new blockbuster exhibition funding for the Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA).

12 Jun 2019

Funding announced for new First Nations Cultural Centre

The Queensland Government is furthering its commitments to arts and culture, with $2 million allocated in this week’s Budget to assess options for a new First Nations Cultural Centre in Brisbane.

11 Jun 2019

Bolshoi Ballet epic reaches across Queensland in free simulcast

Eight Queensland cities and towns will experience a performance by Russia’s mighty Bolshoi Ballet direct from Queensland Performing Arts Centre’s (QPAC) Lyric Theatre for free announced Minister for Arts Leeanne Enoch.

30 May 2019

Regional Arts Services Network celebrates regional Queensland

The Regional Arts Services Network (RASN) is bringing opportunity to regional Queensland, announced Minister for Arts today at the Central Queensland Regional Arts Services Network summit.

24 May 2019