Cultural heritage Cultural heritage
3 February 2016
The Australian Government has released the final report of the independent review of the Protection of Movable Cultural Heritage Act 1986....
Image: Sidney Nolan, Ned Kelly, 1946, enamel paint on composition board, 90.8 x
Doc website icons separate artboards - general General
2 February 2016
The Australian Government has announced the first projects to be funded under Catalyst, the new $12 million national arts and culture fund created...
Catalyst image - decorative
Museums, libraries and galleries Museums, libraries and galleries
1 February 2016
In February 2016, the National Library of Australia added the first ebook to its collection – following the introduction of amendments to the...
People celebrating, clapping hands - National Library legal deposit.
Performing arts Performing arts
29 January 2016
The Australian Ballet School has officially opened Marilyn Rowe House, a new student residence in Melbourne that will house Australia's next...
Arts Minister Senator Mitch Fifield at the opening of the Australian Ballet School.
Literature Literature
29 January 2016
Arts Minister Senator Mitch Fifield announced the 2016 Lysicrates Prize for Playwriting at the Sydney Conservation of Music....
Group of people at the National Visual Education Conference 2016.
Visual arts Visual arts
27 January 2016
The Australian Government has committed $18 million over four years to 36 of Australia's most outstanding contemporary visual arts organisations,...
Australian contemporary visual arts organisations secure four year support
Museums, libraries and galleries Museums, libraries and galleries
22 January 2016
The Australian Government has announced more than $1.6 million to develop and tour cultural exhibitions to 76 venues across Australia through the...
Sculpture artwork on display.
Visual arts Visual arts
20 January 2016
Arts Minister Senator Mitch Fifield spoke at the opening of the National Visual Art Education Conference....
Arts Minister Fifield’s opening address at the National Visual Art Education Con
Doc website icons separate artboards - general General
19 January 2016
The Australian Government has made a number of appointments to the Creative Partnership Australia Board....
Creative Partnerships Australia.
Regional arts Regional arts
18 January 2016
Organisations funded by Visions of Australia in October 2015. All amounts are GST exclusive.