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Dancer in outback. Six Foot Circus (Mount Isa) and 2017 Anywhere Theatre Festival

Investment fund enhances Queensland's arts

The Arts Business Innovation Fund (ABIF) was established three years ago as an initiative of Arts Queensland, in partnership with Positive Solutions, Foresters Community Finance, and Creative Enterprise Australia. The investors in the Fund are the Queensland Government and the Tim Fairfax Family Foundation.

28 Mar 2017

Culture Counts - Brisbane Writers Festival and UPLIT

Cassandra Ramsay and Edwin Parra share insights gained in using Culture Counts in surveying audiences for UPLIT’s two events – INSPIRE Festival and Brisbane Writers Festival 2016.

16 Mar 2017

Artists in Residence Program – 2016-17 applications

AIR 2016-17 will support 15 diverse projects in Qld schools and kindergartens including projects in remote Aboriginal communities, a theatre project in a special school and a rap project in a youth detention centre.

6 Mar 2017

Gig Buddies Sydney

Gig Buddies Sydney tackles the social isolation which can be experienced by people with disability. Matthew Collins explains...

3 Mar 2017

Culture Counts - Cairns Indigenous Art Fair

Vanessa Gillian, General Manager, Cairns Indigenous Art Fair talks about her organisation's involvement in Arts Queensland's 2016 Culture Counts pilot and what they learned about audience diversity and how peer and public views compare . . .

1 Mar 2017
KooKoo hula hoopin by Sarah Houbolt

Access and Disability: Small Changes for Great Creative Roles

Sarah Houbolt considers how we ensure that creative success for people with disability is not just a once-off rarity or token act of good will. It all starts with access and attitude...

6 Feb 2017
Lia Leslie

Visual Arts Narratives of Disability

Dr Donna McDonald considers how visual arts narratives of disability and disablement help to understand the everyday life experiences of people with disability...

25 Jan 2017

Top 16 blog posts in 2016

We look back at our top 16 blog posts in 2016

23 Jan 2017

Top 16 case studies in 2016

As we start 2017, we look back at our top most viewed 16 case studies in 2016

18 Jan 2017