Applications for the National Gallery of Australia’s 2022 Indigenous Arts Leadership
Program are now open. If you are a First Nations person who is passionate about
learning and developing a meaningful and fulfilling career in the arts, we encourage you
to apply for the Program.


The National Gallery of Australia’s Indigenous Arts Leadership Program, supported by
Wesfarmers Arts is a professional development opportunity, which brings together a
mixed cohort of national First Nations arts workers who are ready to reflect on their
skills, capabilities and what leadership means to them individually.


Key Dates:

  • Residential One: in Wiradjuri Country at Wagga Wagga (NSW) Thursday 31 March
    – Wednesday 6 April 2022.
  • Residential Two: in Ngunnawal/Ngambri Country at Canberra (ACT) Thursday 26 May
    – Thursday 2 June 2022.
  • Graduation: Evening of Thursday 2 June 2022.

The Program supports First Nations arts workers to deepen their understanding of the
creative sector and build their network of support. This unique opportunity aims to
nurture individuals as their careers progress.


Applications Close: Monday 28 February 2022 at 11.59pm (Australian Eastern Standard


Find out more.