2019 Writing NSW Grants

Applications close Sunday 28 July 2019 Applications for the 2019 Writing NSW Grants are open Monday 1 July to Sunday 28 July 2019. Now in its fourth year, the program supports writers and writing in NSW via the following grants: • Writing NSW Early Career Writer Grants • Writing NSW Emerging Writing Organisation Grants •…

Arte Laguna Prize 2019.20

Entries close: 27 November 2019 The Arte Laguna Prize is on of the world’s influential competition for emerging artists and designers, showcases and promotes creative talents. With fourteen years of history the Arte Laguna Prize gives the opportunity to join the huge network of collaborations worldwide, exhibit in the breathtaking location of the Arsenale of…

Writing NSW Early Career Writer Grants

Applications close: Sunday 28 July 2019 Early Career Writer Grants are awarded by Writing NSW to assist early career creative writers in any genre who are resident in NSW. The aim of the grants is to foster a vibrant, diverse and innovative writing culture in the state. Funding available: up to 4 grants of $5000…

Bundanon Trust Artist-in-Residence

Applications close: 29 July 2019 The Bundanon Trust Artist-in-Residence program is open to arts professionals from Australia and overseas, working in all disciplines. This includes artists, writers, performers, producers, directors, composers, curators and educators. Residencies can be for research and development or for the creation of new work. Individuals, groups and companies may apply. For…

Audience Development Fund

Application closes: Wednesday 31 July 2019 The Audience Development Fund (ADF) offers public galleries in NSW assistance in targeting and developing new audiences. It encourages galleries to create innovative public programs that engage artists and the community. The fund is designed to support galleries to develop and trial new models for engaging audiences that will…

Start Your Own Choir

Applications close: Friday 30 August 2019 Creativity Australia is offering a limited number of Start-up Grants of up to $10,000 for community organisations to start their own With One Voice program. For all the details please visit https://www.creativityaustralia.org.au/choirs/start/  

Bach to the Bush: Solo Cello in the Forest

An outdoor concert by Anthony Albrecht at Callicoma Hill Eco-cabins, Hunter Valley Sat 12 January 2019 from 6pm As the sun sets on the forest, be immersed in a nature-led, outdoor, acoustic performance of Bach and other baroque favourites by UK-based cellist Anthony Albrecht. The program of this very different outdoor classical concert in a…

Season’s Greetings

The board and staff of Arts Upper Hunter wish you a happy, safe and creative festive season. We thank you for your support and look forward to seeing you in the new year. Our office will be closed Friday 21 December 2018 to Sunday 13 January 2019.