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Collusion creates new arts experiences

Collusion creates new arts experiences with funding from Arts Queensland.

18 Jul 2016

Indigenous artists showcase art and culture at home and overseas

Queensland’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists are garnering national and international acclaim with a series of successes in 2016.

15 Jul 2016

New dancing spider named for dancing icon

Queensland Museum scientist Dr Barbara Baehr has paid tribute to one of the world’s most iconic dancers, Li Cunxin, by naming a new species of peacock spider in his honour.

11 Jul 2016

Brisbane Festival 2016

Brisbane Festival 2016 (3 - 24 September) puts the focus on YOU with three weeks of participatory shows and engaging events.

1 Jul 2016

Arts funding supports new work for Queenslanders

State Government funding will create new arts experiences for Queensland audiences with investment from the Queensland Arts Showcase Program.

29 Jun 2016

Insider's guide to Out of the Box

Brisbane’s Cultural Precinct will transform into a dynamic hub of colour, activity and excitement as the biennial children’s festival returns to the river city from 21-28 June 2016.

21 Jun 2016

State Budget activates cultural tourism to deliver economic benefits

The Premier and Arts Minister Annastacia Palaszczuk today announced an additional $41.8 million investment in Queensland’s arts sector over the next four years to generate regional arts activity and cultural tourism opportunities.
14 Jun 2016

Sharpened business focus drives ambitious future for Yalanji Arts

Nestled in the rainforest just north of Cairns, Yalanji Arts art centre is forging a stronger future for its artists by building on its artistic traditions to develop high-end giftware that targets the Far North’s tourist market.

14 Jun 2016
Sally Gabori at Mornington Island Art Centre

An enduring influence: the legacy of Sally Gabori

The legacy of Mirdidingkingathi Juwarnda Sally Gabori is evident in every aspect of artists’ lives on Mornington Island.

6 Jun 2016

Mega Sound Stage new home for ‘God of Thunder’ down under

Queensland is now home to the largest sound stage in the southern hemisphere, with the new Village Roadshow super stage unveiled today at Oxenford on the Gold Coast.

27 May 2016