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Join the conversation! For timely updates on events and news from across regional and remote NSW, you should be following us on Twitter. Read more

All Happening on the Western Frontier

Western Riverina Arts is a recent success story for Regional Arts NSW. After several years of lobbying the local councils and the government, Western Riverina Arts was created in 2010 and Dr Greg Pritchard was appointed as the inaugural RADO for our network's newest RAB. Read more

ArtsJob > Community Cultural Inclusion Officer

Annoucing a new exciting arts position in the ACT. The ACT Community Cultural Inclusion Officer (CCIO) assists artists and the community in planning their arts and cultural projects, within a community cultural development context. Read more

February RADO Meeting

Gathered from every corner of the state, our 14 RADOs (Regional Arts Development Officers) came together in Walsh Bay for our first quarterly meeting of the year over three days in February. Read more

Artist In Profile > Alison Page

If you haven’t already encountered Alison Page, that would be a surprise. She appeared for eight years as a regular panellist on the ABC show, The New Inventors. Read more

STARTS Get New Team Member

Southern Tablelands Arts (STARTS) have appointed Giselle Newbury as the latest addition to their team. Giselle has studied creative writing, ran an antiquarian bookshop and art gallery in Taralga and Goulburn and is the mother of two children. Read more


REGIONAL RESIDENCY Regional Arts NSW has partnered with Artspace Visual Arts Centre to offer a 12-week residency at the end of 2013. Read more

Finding the Tipping Point

Vic McEwan established The Cad Factory in 2005 in Sydney before it moved to regional NSW in 2010. Based in the Western Riverina, the remote studio runs artist residencies and produces work which puts a “spotlight on remote Australian landscapes and the communities that exist within them”. Read more

Willoughby Sculpture Prize 2013

CALL FOR ENTRIES Entries now open for the biannual Willoughby Sculpture Prize 2013. The total prize pool has increased to $24,000 and is open to scupltors and installation artists. Read more

Muswellbrook Art Prize 2013

CALL FOR ENTRIES The 42nd Muswellbrook Art Prize is now calling for entries. The total prize pool is $30,000. There are three sections: Section A - Acquisitive Painting Prize $20,000 Section B - Acquisitive Work on Paper Prize $5,000 Section C - Acquisitive Ceramic Prize $5,000 Academic, historian and authoress of Bound to Please: A History of the Victorian Corset (2001 Berg Press, London) Dr Leigh Summers BA (Hons) p. Read more

Artist Profile > The Ronalds

Photographers, The Ronalds, live on a half-acre block in the Eastern Riverina. Patrick and Shannon have added their own quirky touches to make a creative haven from which they live and work. Read more