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Surprise! $20,000 Funded to Big Ideas

Each of the six Your Big Idea finalists will share a total of $20,000 seed funding to realise their big ideas.

We’re Back, Baby!

Words by by Brett Haylock and Chris Chen from the Brunswick Picture House.

Q&A with Elevator ARI

Q&A with Betty Russ and Michael Donnelly, Elevator ARI Founders and Directors.

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.

Featured Projects

Up Next

Expressions of interest are now open for Up Next, a new paid performance opportunity for early career and emerging musicians in the Northern Rivers.

First Nations Visual Arts Scholarship

Applications are open for an inaugural First Nations Visual Arts Scholarship. Delivered in partnership with the Byron School of Art, the scholarship will sponsor a First Nations artist to participate in a year-long Visual Arts Foundation Course.

Rappville Creative Recovery

In 2021 this project will deliver an artist-led placemaking program contributing to the creative recovery of Rappville - a Richmond Valley community devastated by bushfires in October 2019.

Northern Rivers Creative

In 2019 Arts Northern Rivers 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.