The Grafton Regional Gallery is calling for expressions of interest for Artist in Residence applications for the 2019 program. The program is aimed at emerging and established artists who are developing a career in the arts and is supported with funding from Create NSW.
11 January 2019
NORPA has been successful in the latest round of the Regional Cultural Fund to upgrade Lismore City Hall into the premiere performing arts centre in the Northern Rivers.
The Honourable Thomas George, Member for Lismore, has announced that NORPA (Northern Rivers Performing Arts) will receive $1.16 million dollars from the Regional Cultural Fund to upgrade Lismore City Hall’s sound and lighting equipment to the standard of a contemporary performing arts centre.
3 December 2018
Arts and culture in regional NSW will continue to shine with an outstanding line-up of new creative projects fast-approaching thanks to over $259,000 in funding from the NSW Government.
Through this funding, creative organisations from across regional and rural NSW will play host to range of short-term, locally initiated community productions, programs, performances and workshops.
14 November 2018
Lismore-based artist with disability Jeremy Hawkes has been awarded a $30,000 2018/19 Creative Development Fellowship from Create NSW that will support him in completing studio based research and development, fund a residency at the Berlin Art Institute, see him attend national and international arts conferences and study at the School of Visual Arts (SVA) in New York.
Jeremy also intends to use this time to begin a whole new body of work with increased engagement in new technologies.