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Calling Tweed Creatives | Northern Rivers Creative Pop Up

We are now calling for Tweed based emerging or creative industries professional who’d like help us turn an empty space into a creative emporium and showcase their work in the Northern Rivers Creative Pop Up!

Call for Artists | Richmond Valley Council Public Art Commission

Richmond Valley Council invites mural artists from the Northern Rivers to submit design proposals for an opportunity to receive one of two mural commissions. The successful mural artist or artistic team will design and paint a mural at either the...

Open Now | Clarence Valley Indigenous Art Award

Entries are open for the $6,000 biennial Clarence Valley Indigenous Art Award (CVIAA) that promotes contemporary Indigenous art from the Yaegl, Bundjalung and Gumbayngirr nations.

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Featured Projects

Workshop Series | Gulibal Living Culture Group

Basket Making is a humble craft that has been employed through the millennia to produce objects that feature in all aspects of everyday life, making it both a functional and beautiful expression of art. In this series of five workshops being held...

If These Halls Could Talk

The Northern Rivers is a region of villages, most with a hall that lay at their heart. Some sit proud on hills, some tilted with age but all are places of stories and keepers of secrets. If These Halls Could Talk is a multi-arts project celebrating..

Northern Rivers Creative Roadshow

Over the next three years the Northern Rivers Creative Roadshow will roll out as a series of high street pop ups’ showcasing the work of Northern Rivers Creative members who live and work in each of the seven LGAs...

The Bundjalung Project

This 3-year project is about rediscovering Aboriginal mark-making traditions; reconnecting Bundjalung artists and their communities with their heritage; exploring early Bundjalung Art from within the region; and to assist local Indigenous...