23 August 2018
Albert (Digby) Moran is one of the Northern Rivers’ most recognised artists. Growing up on The Island is a major solo exhibition at Lismore Regional Gallery by the artist who is continually seeking new ways to express his place within Bundjalung land.
Moran was born in Ballina and raised on Cabbage Tree Island. His father was Dungutti and his mother Bundjalung.
28 August 2018
Submissions are now being sought from artists wishing to take part in the HomeGround 2019 program at the Western Plains Cultural Centre (WPCC), Dubbo.
This program provides emerging regional artists with the opportunity to exhibit in a high profile exhibition space, to work with a professional curator to extend their practice and to benefit from mentoring sessions on a range of possible areas.
30 July 2018
27 July 2018
Create NSW has announced the sixty-eight recipients sharing nearly $50 million in funding from Round One of the Regional Cultural Fund of which the Northern Rivers has received over 8.5 million to refurb and rejuvenate creative infrastructure.
The heritage-listed former Ballina Fire Station is to be re-born as ‘Ignite Studios’, a multi-disciplinary arts facility offering accessible creative studio spaces, dedicated workshop/project spaces and a visiting artist-in-residence space.