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Elizabeth Rogers, Artstate Q&A

NAVA's Penelope Benton caught up with Elizabeth Rogers, CEO of Regional Arts NSW about the upcoming Artstate Tamworth, 31 October - 3 November 2019.

BBFF2019 Release Festival Program

The 13th Byron Bay International Film Festival will be a platform for some of the world’s most outstanding film talent, showcasing a unique and diverse program of entertaining, inspiring and thought-provoking films.

Emerging Artists of the Northern Rivers

Videographer and SCU student Eden Crawford-Harriman has released the first series of a documentary on Australia's Regional Emerging Artists. Watch the episodes now on artists of the Northern Rivers.

Give Back

Give Back

Did you know Arts Northern Rivers has Deductable Gift Recipient status (DGR)? These donations meant we were able to produce the 'Our Way Stories' book and return all profits to the Elders.

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Northern Rivers Creative

Arts Northern Rivers have officially launched a premier online directory, Northern Rivers Creative. The platform is built to increase professional opportunities for creatives by connecting them to local and global markets.

Art on Bundjalung Market

Held at The Quad in Lismore on Saturday the 1st of June between 10am and 4pm, Art on Bundjalung Market celebrated the creative and cultural heritage of the Bundjalung region.

Celebrating Ceramics

Arts Northern Rivers is calling out to all Ceramic Masters who formed the vanguard in the Northern Rivers during the 70’s – 90’s to join a region wide celebration of their legacy.

Art on Bundjalung Country

In 2019 the Art on Bundjulung Country project continues to provide opportunities for Aboriginal people across the Northern NSW to explore better health and wellbeing through connection with cultural arts.