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The Expert Exchange: Collaborative giving

Giving was once a private activity, now it is increasingly a social one. Artists and small-to-medium organisations are shifting to a more collaborative and democratised form of giving. Through pooled […]More

Published: 30 April 2018



Young Regional Artist Fellowship recipient Ethan Andrews debuts his one man show at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2018

In 2017, Singleton-based stand-up comedian Ethan Andrews was awarded a $10,000 Create NSW Young Regional Artist Fellowship. Through the fellowship Ethan pursued a career-changing creative skills development programme, including a […]More

Published: 11 April 2018



Bankstown Poetry Slam is back for another year

Sara Mansour is the Co-Founder, Artistic Director and Host of the Bankstown Poetry Slam. Create NSW sat down with Sara to talk about this year’s event. What impact have you […]More

Published: 11 April 2018



Meet Amrita Hepi, choreographer, dancer and activist who is one of four finalists for the 2018 Keir Choreographic Award

The Keir Choreographic Award, biennial Australian prize, was launched in 2014, and was formed through a partnership between Carriageworks (Sydney), Dancehouse (Melbourne),  and the Keir Foundation. We spoke to Amrita […]More

Published: 11 April 2018



Dance is for everyone – let’s get moving!

Big Dance is the largest dance celebration in the world and it’s hitting Australia on International Dance Day, 29 April 2018 – where thousands of people will dance together in […]More

Published: 5 April 2018



The Expert Exchange: Philanthropy – more than the ask

Philanthropic support within the creative sectors is crucial for the success and survival of many artists and small to medium size organisations. Register: https://bit.ly/2H4y9NC The combination of increasing costs to […]More

Published: 28 March 2018



NSW alive with the sound of youth-run music

11 groups of young people aged 12-25 with a passion for the music industry will receive hands-on guidance to stage 17 all-age music events across the state thanks to a […]More

Published: 20 March 2018



Expressions of Interest for National Art School Board of Directors

Expressions of interest (EOI) were recently invited from people interested in being considered for appointment as a director of the National Art School board. That EOI process closed on 23 March […]More

Published: 12 March 2018



Stunning NSW scenery set to shine in Hollywood

Producers and location scouts in Hollywood will view more than 50 of the most awe-inspiring locations in NSW as highlighted in a new video aimed at promoting NSW to the […]More

Published: 12 March 2018



Create NSW & ABC Arts call for applications for the imaginative 2019 Documentary Feature Fund

Following success with The Go-Betweens: Right Here and ahead of the upcoming 2018 film Double Happiness: China Love, Create NSW and ABC Arts have opened a call for applications for […]More

Published: 5 March 2018



Palm Beach to star in new Australian film

Sydney’s picturesque Palm Beach will be the setting for a new feature film to be directed by critically acclaimed filmmaker Rachel Ward. The NSW Government has announced its support for […]More

Published: 15 February 2018



Singapore Design Week 2018 to showcase unique Australian creative city ideas

Selected Australian creative talent will travel to Singapore to attend the DesignSingapore Council’s Singapore Design Week 2018 thanks to an initiative of the Australian Singapore Arts Group, funded through the […]More

Published: 14 February 2018



Create NSW announces Travis De Vries as $50k NSW Aboriginal Arts Fellow

Sydney artist Travis De Vries has been announced as this year’s NSW Aboriginal Arts Fellow, completing the suite of 13 Fellows from Create NSW sharing over half a million dollars […]More

Published: 12 February 2018



Churchill Fellowship awarded

Congratulations to Dr. Caroline Butler-Bowdon, Director Strategy & Engagement at Sydney Living Museums, who has been awarded a prestigious 2017 Churchill Fellowship. Dr Butler-Bowdon joins a list of 109 Australians, […]More

Published: 8 February 2018



Create NSW brings award-winning physical theatre production Kaput and global theatre concept BiDiNG TiME to regional NSW

Independent theatre production company Critical Stages has received a $12,500 Community Presenter Touring Grant from Create NSW to tour Tom Flanagan and Koral Chandler’s Kaput to eleven towns in regional […]More

Published: 7 February 2018



Western Sydney Art, Screen and Culture Roundtable – EOIs open now

Expression of Interest applications for the Western Sydney Roundtable are now closed. Are you interested in becoming a member of the Western Sydney Arts, Screen and Culture Roundtable?  We are […]More

Published: 2 February 2018