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National Arts and Disability Strategy Evaluation 2013-2015

Artists, arts workers and organisations working in the arts and disability sector are invited to have their say on the outcomes of the National Arts and Disability Strategy 2013-2015.

16 May 2016

Queensland Government provides certainty for regional arts delivery

The show will go on for Queensland artists and thousands of children in the wake of Artslink Queensland’s recent decision to enter into voluntary administration thanks to action from the Queensland Government.

11 May 2016

Make the most of volunteering

In recognition of National Volunteer Week (9-10 May 2016), we've compiled a list of resources to assist Queensland's arts industry to make the most of volunteering opportunities. 

9 May 2016

Cairns Indigenous Art Fair launches 2016 program & event app

The Cairns Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF) has launched this year’s program, along with the CIAF 2016 event app, presented by Artistic Director Janina Harding.


6 May 2016

Great expectations: Megatrends and the arts

Ever-changing social, economic and technological trends impact how audiences engage with the arts and how the arts sector produces and presents creative work.

Significant megatrends are predicted to play out over the coming years. But which of these will impact Queensland’s arts sector the most?

6 May 2016

Artists head to Guam for the largest regional cultural gathering in the Pacific

Queensland Indigenous artists Bianca Beetson, Delvene Cockatoo-Collins, and Mau Power, and organisations Naygayiw Gigi Indigenous Corporation and Digi Youth Arts, are among the Australian delegates to represent our country at the upcoming Festival of Pacific Arts.

4 May 2016

Propel your arts career with ACCELERATE 2016

Are you an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person who is looking to take your arts career to the next step? Apply now for the ACCELERATE 2016 program. 

29 Apr 2016

Dinosaurs stomp into the record books and back to the Queensland Museum

Record-breaking exhibition Dinosaur Discovery: Lost Creatures of the Cretaceous returns in June to Queensland Museum at South Bank

27 Apr 2016

Holiday hit inspired by Brisbane boy heads overseas

A new production at the Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts based on the life of a Brisbane boy and his experiences living with Asperger Syndrome garnered local, national and international attention earlier this month.


22 Apr 2016
Blue King Brown at Yarrabah Band Festival

Banding together in Yarrabah

Witness the power of music to bring people together in this short film from the Queensland Music Festival showcasing the third Yarrabah Band Festival.



19 Apr 2016