Meroogal Women’s Art Prize 2020

Female artists from across NSW are invited to submit works, in any medium, that respond toMeroogal, an 1880s house museum located in Nowra. Selected artworks will be displayed and photographed throughout the property, throwing new light on the personal stories of the people who once lived there. This year, SLM is waiving the artist entry…

$50 million package for NSW arts and culture

The NSW Government has announced a $50 million Rescue and Restart package for NSW arts and cultural organisations to ensure the sector continues to make an important contribution to the NSW economy during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. Premier Gladys Berejiklian today said this funding was the largest dedicated arts and cultural support package of…

Leonie Rogers response to COVID-19

“Words of Pandemic” by Leonie Rogers   Language speaks Of loss Of threat and danger and disaster The new normal In a socially distanced world   Where isolation isn’t only physical And our closeness is virtual While families speak and love In cyberspace Yet home alone   We watch Like never before As some live…