2 February 2019
A rare and exciting job opportunity has opened to join one of Australia’s leading regional arts organisations as Marketing & Communications Manager.
The Marketing & Communications Manager reports to the Executive Director and works closely with the Project Manager and Indigenous Arts Development Officer to support the regional arts program developed by Arts Northern Rivers.
1 February 2019
It is a perfect match: Revered trio The Necks, known for mesmerizing, slowly unravelling musical pieces, and an hour-long art/science video project exploring the breath-taking beauty of the Australian landscape from space.
Open Air pays homage to the elemental forces that shape the earth over time. Produced by Southern Cross University media artist Associate Professor Grayson Cooke in collaboration with esteemed Mullumbimby artist Emma Walker, Open Air is an hour-long film that combines stunning time-lapse satellite images of Australia with aerial photography of Walker’s works, set to the soundtrack of The Necks 2013 album ‘Open’.
31 January 2019
Five NSW-based filmmaking teams will be supported to make their high impact micro-films after being selected for Go Viral!, a Screenworks initiative delivered in partnership with and funded by Create NSW and supported by Co-Curious.
Go Viral! is a project that aims to unearth the ground-breaking filmmakers of the future by funding and supporting them to create micro-films that will disrupt the online space with truly motivating content that connects effectively with its target audiences.
24 January 2019
Arts Northern Rivers Executive Director Peter Wood has welcomed Labor’s plan to support arts and cultural development throughout regional NSW and calls on all Northern Rivers candidates in the NSW State election to share their arts and cultural platforms prior to Election Day.
Mr Wood said often policy initiatives for regional arts is overlooked saying, ‘The creative industries make an important economic contribution in our region and we call on all candidates and parties to acknowledge and support this.