$60 million to make NSW creative capital

Communities across NSW will benefit from new and improved cultural infrastructure thanks to $60 million available through the NSW Government’s Creative Capital program. Applications for the Creative Capital grants open today (21 September) to address the demand for cultural infrastructure, support the creative economy and improve access for local communities to quality arts venues. Minister…

Lockdown Lifted – Now Open

On the 17 September 2021 the NSW Government announced Dungog, Muswellbrook, Singleon and Upper Hunter local government areas were released from lockdown imposed due to the COVID-19 situation. Arts Upper Hunter is compiling a list of art venues that are now open and upcoming events. Please note, this list will be updated as information comes…

Regional Arts Network seeks Project Manager

The Regional Arts Network (RAN) consists of 14 Regional Arts Development Organisations (RADO) supporting and advocating for arts engagement in Regional NSW. RAN is about to embark on a 2 year Strategic Project (Project) and is seeking expressions of interest for a qualified project manager based in regional NSW. The role will oversee the development…

Artlands 2021: The Space Between runs from September 1-3

Artlands is a strategic exchange that responds to emerging trends, discovers new ideas, considers adapted approaches and showcases artists as well as highlighting the creative and cultural sector across regional, rural and remote Australia. Artlands digital tickets, along with tickets for our regional hubs at Junction TAS, Empire Theatre QLD, Red Earth Arts Precinct WA,…

AUH Thanks Carolyn O’Brien

The Board of Arts Upper Hunter would like to thank Carolyn O’Brien for stepping into the role of Acting Executive Director following the unexpected passing of Mark Reedman earlier in the year. One of Carolyn’s advantages was that as a former Arts Upper Hunter Board Member and someone who had worked locally for many years,…