The 2023 Muswellbrook Art Prize is now open for entries! The Muswellbrook Art Prize began in 1958 and has grown to be one of the richest prizes in regional Australia with a prize pool of $70,000 across 3 sections: Painting, Works on Paper and Ceramics all acquisitive.
Ten applicants have been successful in Arts Upper Hunter’s second ever Micro Grants program. The 2022 Micro Grants are designed to be small but very useful cash injections to help people and groups “to get back on track or to take a small but crucial step forward in their creative pursuits,” according to the guidelines.
Through their Country Arts Support Program (CASP), South East Arts has announced $34,000 in funding to artists and arts organisations in the south east. The funding will support 16 individual artists with $1,000 Creative and Professional Development grants and seven arts organisations with up to $3,000 for Small Projects in the Bega Valley, Eurobodalla and Snowy Monaro.