News: Arts

450,000 people share experiences at 2018 Perth Festival

The 2018 Perth Festival has wrapped up after an overwhelming popular and critical response to an inspiring program revealing art in a different light. Celebrating 65 years as…

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Mar 14, 2018 Arts / Entertainment / Venues /


Wellington City Council to invest in ‘decade of culture’

Wellington will enjoy a refreshed and reinvigorated arts, events and culture scene as a result of a $127 million investment from the City Council over the next 10 years. Explaining the…

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Mar 13, 2018 Arts / Culture / Events / Venues /


New Melbourne art gallery grows from private collection

Set to open on 9th March, Buxton Contemporary, Melbourne’s newest art gallery is the product of an art collection began in 1995. Located in Melbourne's Southbank arts precinct,…

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Feb 28, 2018 Arts / Education / Venues /


Creative Partnership Awards to celebrate leaders who support for the arts

Creative Partnerships Australia have announced details of their 2018 Awards, designed to celebrate leaders who encourage private sector support for the arts. Creative Partnerships Chief…

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Feb 27, 2018 Arts / Entertainment / Marketing /


Draft Entertainment Industry Code of Practice to prevent workplace discrimination and harassment

Live Performance Australia (LPA) has today released a draft Industry Code of Practice for consultation with its members and the broader Australian live performance industry. The Code aims…

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Feb 26, 2018 Arts / Entertainment / Events / Legal / Venues /


Statistics NZ study shows cultural participation linked to life satisfaction

Newly released figures from Statistics NZ show that about eight in 10 adult New Zealanders engage in some form of cultural activity, and that those who participate in cultural activities…

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Feb 23, 2018 Arts / Entertainment / Recreation /


Skills Active shine light on partnership and innovation

Industry training organisation, Skills Active Aotearoa, has launched a range of useful resources and innovative tools to meet the needs of the sport, recreation and performing arts…

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Feb 14, 2018 Arts / Education / Finance / Recreation /


Opera Queensland to benefit from $2.6 million in new funding

Opera Queensland is planning three mainstage productions from 2019 as a result of $2.16 million in additional funding over four years from the Queensland Government. The major…

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Feb 14, 2018 Arts / Entertainment / Venues /


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Hadley/Series Australia Pty Ltd

Hadley Australia and Series Australia Pty Ltd are the leading quality theatre chair manufacturers in the southern hemisphere. The businesses work closely with architects, interior designers and…

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