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Five NSW Filmmaking Teams to Go Viral! with Screenworks Funding

31 January 2019

Five NSW Filmmaking Teams to Go Viral! with Screenworks Funding

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.

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Arts Northern Rivers Encourages Local Candidates To Release Arts And Cultural Plans

24 January 2019

Arts Northern Rivers Encourages Local Candidates To Release Arts And Cultural Plans

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.

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Applications Open for Grafton Regional Gallery Residency Program

22January 2019

Applications Open for Grafton Regional Gallery Residency Program

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.

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Regional Cultural Fund to upgrade Lismore City Hall

11 January 2019

Regional Cultural Fund to upgrade Lismore City Hall

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.

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