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  • RAF Case Study | Papa Tales

    October 27th, 2018 | Case Studies

    Papa Tales Ngaanyatjarra Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Women’s Council (NPY) A Community Grant recipient, via the Regional Arts Fund, as managed by Country Arts WA. Papa Tales brought together the unique artwork of Tjanpi Desert Weavers to life in the form of two short films, collectively titled Ngayuku Papa. A collaboration between senior Tjanpi artists, film-maker and […]

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  • RAF Case Study | Tinkering Tank

    October 27th, 2018 | Case Studies

    Tinkering Tank Cairns Regional Council A Community Grant recipient, via the Regional Arts Fund, as managed by Flying Arts Alliance. Tinkering Tank is a project which develops art activities for children and their families for Cairns Children’s Festival 2017; a mix of interactive displays and construction activities, designed to encourage creative collaboration between generations. It’s […]

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  • RAF Case Study | Ben Hakalitz performing with Small Island Big Song

    October 23rd, 2018 | Case Studies

    Ben Hakalitz performing with Small Island Big Song (at SXSW in Austin, Texas, USA) A Quick Response Grant recipient, via the Regional Arts Fund, as managed by Flying Arts Alliance. Ben Hakalitz was invited as a feature artist to perform at the South by South West [SXSW] music festival, as part of the Small Island […]

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  • RAF Case Study | Our Mob performance & Kurruru workshop

    October 25th, 2018 | Case Studies

    Our Mob performance & Kurruru workshop A Quick Response Grant recipient, via the Regional Arts Fund, as managed by Country Arts SA. The Dusty Feet Mob received the opportunity to further their professional development, thorough attending a skills development workshop with Deon Hastie from Kurruru Performing Arts School [KPAS], at their studio in Alberton, South […]

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  • RAF Case Study | Long Story Short

    October 27th, 2018 | Case Studies

    Long Story Short  Coorong Suicide Prevention Network A Community Grant recipient, via the Regional Arts Fund, as managed by Country Arts SA. The Long Story Short project involved identifying local community stories and storytellers through a series of gatherings and meetings with regional men and community groups throughout the Coorong region. The objective was to […]

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  • RAF Case Study | Printmaking workshop in Florence

    October 1st, 2018 | Case Studies

    Printmaking workshop in Florence (with the Printmaking Sisters) A Quick Response Grant recipient, via the Regional Arts Fund, as managed by Regional Arts NSW. Lizzie Horne attended 60 hours of guided practice in waterless lithography and non-toxic aluminium etching at the Il Bisonte print studio in Florence, representing her community as the inaugural winner of […]

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  • Ros Abercrombie announced as Executive Director of Regional Arts Australia

    November 26th, 2018 | Regional Arts Australia News

    The Chair of Regional Arts Australia (RAA), Simon Spain has announced the appointment of Ros Abercrombie as the new Executive Director for the organisation. Ros will commence in the role next month. “We are delighted to welcome Ros to this important role.  Ros has an impressive record. She is an inspiring creative leader who has […]

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  • RAA Newsletter | November 2018

    November 20th, 2018 | Regional Arts Australia News

    Regional Arts Australia sends out a bi-monthly newsletter, keeping you up to date with what we have been doing, including activities, research, ideas and discussion, as well as keeping you posted on what else is happening in regional Australia, and how you can get involved. Have a read of our November 2018 Newsletter here, which includes: […]

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  • RAF Case Study | Voyage

    October 27th, 2018 | Case Studies

    Voyage Awaken Dance Theatre Company A Community Grant recipient, via the Regional Arts Fund, as managed by Regional Arts Victoria. Voyage was a fusion of various community groups coming together across age, gender, socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds as artists, cast, crew and audience members. The project was multi-generational, including a dancer as young as 13, […]

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  • RAF Case Study | A Sydney Showcasing of Warmun Art Centre

    November 26th, 2018 | Case Studies

    A Sydney Showcasing of Warmun Art Centre Warmun Art Aboriginal Corporation A Quick Response Grant recipient, via the Regional Arts Fund, as managed by Country Arts WA. Two of Warmun Art Centre’s most promising, emerging arts workers – artist Kathy Ramsay and curator Marika Riley – were given the opportunity to attend the John Fries […]

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  • Artlands Victoria | Bendigo 2018

    November 20th, 2018 | Articles and ConversationsRegional Arts Australia News

      One month on from Artlands Victoria, the flow-on effects from the five-day regional arts conference are still being felt, all over the country. CULTURE & COMMUNITY Hosted in the beautiful and vibrant regional city of Bendigo, Artlands Victoria was attend by arts workers, organisations and artists from each and every state – and the […]

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  • Announcing | New Regional Program Administrators for Tasmania

    November 5th, 2018 | RAF AnnouncementsRAF NewsRegional Arts Australia News

    RANT Arts Ltd. has been announced as the new Regional Program Administrator of the Regional Arts Fund in Tasmania. Firstly – a little reminder on what constitutes the Regional Arts Fund: An Australian Government program, the Regional Arts Fund (RAF) supports sustainable cultural development in regional, rural and remote communities in Australia. The program is managed […]

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