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…

History Council NSW Awards and Prizes

Applications close: Friday 31 May 2019 History Council NSW awards and prizes foster excellence in Australian historical writing, showcase and reward best practice, and advance and promote public understanding and appreciation of history.Total prize money is $3,000. For all the details please visit https://historycouncilnsw.org.au/awards-and-prizes/

AFTRS Talent Camp

Applications close 31 May 2019 Australian Film Television and Radio School Talent Camp is a skills development program for creatives from diverse backgrounds, designed to provide opportunities for emerging storytellers to create new content and be employment ready for the screen sector. Talent Camp happens in two stages. First the state camps, a five-day workshop…

Pro Hart Outback Art Prize

Entries close: 31 May 2019 The Pro Hart Outback Art Prize is an annual acquisitive competition. The prize showcases work in any media which reflects the spirit and diversity of the Australian Outback. The prize consists of an Acquisitive First Prize, a Non-Acquisitive Second Prize and a People’s Choice Award with a total prize pool…

2019 Paul Lowin Prizes

Nominations close: Sunday 30 June 2019 Nominations for the Paul Lowin Orchestral Prize ($25,000) and the Paul Lowin Song Cycle Prize ($15,000) are accepted from anyone, including composers, publishers and the general public. For all the details please visit https://www.australianmusiccentre.com.au/about/paullowinprizes

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.

Poverty & Prosperity Heritage Interpretation Installation

Maitland City Council is inviting artists to submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) for the creation of contemporary installations in Maitland laneways. There are two opportunity’s available, with each installation carrying a separate historical theme, ‘Poverty’ and ‘Prosperity’. Artists are welcome to submit an expression of interest for one or both of the opportunities.  …