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NSW arts funding rounds announced

Minister for the Arts Don Harwin has announced that improvements to new Create NSW funding rounds, to be launched in June 2019, will make it simpler and easier for the […]More

Published: 23 May 2019



Still from Deluge. Photo by Giovanni C. Lorusso.

Interview with Llewellyn Michael Bates: Deluge

After the success of his 2016 film – Nathan Loves Ricky Martin – award-winning screenwriter and producer Michael Bates is back with a new film Deluge. Don’t miss Deluge’s premiere at […]More

Published: 20 May 2019



Nicole Delprado behind-the-scenes, Magnetic. Photo by Clare Hawley or William Cross.

Interview with Nicole Delprado: Magnetic

Filmmaker Nicole Delprado draws on her experience to create her new film Magnetic. What does it mean to you to have your film Magnetic selected to screen in the 66th […]More

Published: 20 May 2019



Shawn Spina in Prone to the Drone. Photo by Alexandra Olguin.

Interview with Shawn Spina: Prone to the Drone

Ahead of its premiere screening at the 66th Sydney Film Festival as part of the Screenability program, Create NSW spoke to the writer and star of Prone to the Drone […]More

Published: 20 May 2019



Tara Coughlan and Sinead Skorka Brennan performing "Gemini" at the Escalate III performance series in Canberra during Dance Week. Choreography by Liz Lea. Photo by Andrew Sikorski.

Interview with Tara Coughlan: Young Regional Artist Scholarship 2018

Awarded a Create NSW Young Regional Artist Scholarship in 2018, dancer Tara Coughlan will spend four weeks, this year, honing her creative skills with: Escalate Further: A Residency with Liz […]More

Published: 19 May 2019



360 Vision. Image courtesy of Create NSW

Art and technology combine with new funding

Six artists are set to launch their new modern art tech projects as they share in $120,000 from Create NSW to develop Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality (AR) immersive experiences. […]More

Published: 17 May 2019



Opportunity to perform on moving trains and stations – registration of interest

Seeking musicians, singers, bands, symphonies, schools and choirs to activate dynamic Transport spaces on Make Music Day 21 June 2019. Performers of all genres and styles, from all backgrounds, enthusiasts […]More

Published: 14 May 2019



Maria Tran. Photo by Nancy Trieu.

Maria Tran is martialling the creative powers of culturally-diverse women in the arts & screen industries

A Create NSW 2018 Western Sydney Arts Fellowship has led martial artist, actress and film-maker Maria Tran overseas to collaborate with and learn from screen-based stunt and action industry leaders […]More

Published: 9 May 2019



British Council opens INTERSECT applications

INTERSECT is a British Council and Diversity Arts Australia led knowledge exchange. The programme aims to strengthen international connections between those who are changing whose work is seen, what is […]More

Published: 29 April 2019



Borrowed Landscape (2019) Jamie North. Image courtesy of Transport for NSW.

Jamie North unveils his latest public artwork

Borrowed Landscape – North’s new artwork for the Newcastle Light Rail public art project (a partnership between Create NSW and Transport for NSW) draws on his family lineage, heritage materials and […]More

Published: 24 April 2019



National Art School in the evening, 2018. Image Peter Morgan.

EOI call out to join National Art School Board

Expressions of Interest (EOI) are currently invited from people interested in being considered for appointment as a director of the National Art School board Following the EOI process, up to […]More

Published: 16 April 2019



Major Marvel feature set to film in Sydney

The filming of a major new Marvel Studios movie will take place in NSW later this year thanks to a $24 million injection from the Federal Government. It is an […]More

Published: 5 April 2019



Director of the Art Gallery of New South Wales (1978-2011) Edmund Capon AM, OBE, is pictured with a calligraphy painting from his own collection in 1999. Photo: AGNSW, Jenni Carter

Vale Edmund Capon AM OBE

It is with great sadness that Create NSW acknowledges the passing of Edmund Capon AM OBE, director of the Art Gallery of New South Wales from 1978 to 2011. Edmund […]More

Published: 18 March 2019



Leeton Roxy Community Theatre. Photo courtesy of Leeton Shire Council.

Regional Cultural Fund delivers millions to fuel a further 56 cultural infrastructure projects

Arts and cultural infrastructure projects in towns and cities across regional NSW will benefit from a share in $47 million available through round two of the State’s Regional Cultural Fund. […]More

Published: 28 February 2019



State Records Act review – preserving our past for posterity

Create NSW with the Department of Finance, Services and Innovation is reviewing the State Records Act 1998 to ensure it continues to support government and satisfy the needs of the […]More

Published: 28 February 2019



Grandma’s Ghost creative team at Paper Moose Studios. L-R: Mike Funnell, Steve Anthopoulos, Maren Smith, Nick Hunter.

Diverse NSW storytelling boosted through $445k investment with ABC

Create NSW has today announced the screen practitioners sharing a near half million-dollar investment to develop and produce a range of diverse screen stories in partnership with the ABC. Across […]More

Published: 28 February 2019