Organizers of Art Unlimited, one of regional Australia’s most exciting art events, are calling for entries from artists, photographers and ceramicists for the ninth annual competition to be staged in Dunedoo from 19th to 28th May. Read more
The Helen Dangar Memorial Arts Bursary is being established to help local artists advance in their chosen career path. Each year the fund will support a local artist from the New England region attend a special professional development activity (a course, masterclass, conference, workshop or residency) that will help them to improve their skills, learn new techniques or broaden their artistic horizons. Read more
The NSW Government awarded three $50,000 NSW Regional Arts Fellowships to three artists at the ARTLANDS conference Big Shed Dinner in Dubbo.
Former Deputy Premier and Minister for the Arts Troy Grant congratulated this year’s recipients, Bega choreographer Lee Pemberton, Sandigo artist and curator Sarah McEwan, and Muttama-based electronic artist Dr David Burraston. Read more
The Dreaming Award recognises an inspirational young Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander artist aged 18-26 years and supports the opportunity for them to create a major body of work through mentoring and partnerships, either nationally or internationally. Read more
South West Arts and West Darling Arts are celebrating fibre art inspired by the region’s strong ties to the agricultural production of wool and cotton and the fibre arts and crafts that emerged with the growth of these industries in the region. Read more