13 October 2017
Author Sanaz Fotouhi is the general manager at Asia Pacific Writers & Translators Inc. (APWT), an association for writers, literary translators, publishers, and others interested in promoting writing from the Asia Pacific region. The organisation supports writers’ careers, assisting with skills development and the international promotion of members' creative work.
07 September 2017
Maria Zajkowski is a poet and lyricist. Her first collection of poetry, The Ascendant, was published by Puncher & Wattmann in 2015, and won both the 2011 and 2012 Josephine Ulrick Poetry Prizes. Poems from The Ascendant feature on the album Render by US ensemble Roomful of Teeth.
04 September 2017
DirtyFeet, a not-for-profit dance organisation, believe in the positive impact dance has on people's lives. We asked Megan Exton from DirtyFeet about The Right Foot, a series of free contemporary dance workshops for young people with and without disability.
04 August 2017
Antony Hamilton’s work Meeting was recently nominated for two 2017 Bessie Awards for Outstanding Production and Outstanding Music Composition/Sound Design. The work pairs his own choreography with dancer and choreographer Alisdair Macindoe’s machine-making practice.
28 July 2017
Lucy Guerin Inc. is one of Australia’s most respected contemporary dance companies. Founded by Lucy Guerin in 2002, the company presents an annual program of work in Melbourne, including Pieces for Small Spaces, a curated program of new dance works by emerging choreographers, and First Run, an opportunity for artists to share their current practice through studio showings of first-draft works.
18 July 2017
Composer Natalie Dietz discovered that the grant writing process itself helped to articulate her vision, which led to a unique opportunity for artistic growth. Image: Natalie with American composer Paul Williams, receiving the ASCAP Herb Alpert National Young Jazz Composer’s Award.
05 July 2017
Lyndal Walker, 2017 recipient of our Kunstlerhaus Bethanien residency, reflects on lessons learned from Berlin's arts community and its impact on her own work.
05 June 2017
Jodie Kinnersley in Shang Hai General Manger of Snuff Puppets, Jodie Kinnersley anticipates her six-week placement at the Shang Hai Dramatic Arts Centre
01 March 2017
Thinking of providing audio description at events run in and by your organisation? Access2Arts can help. Council staff started by describing in-house events. Performance artist Rodney Bell at Arts Activated 2016. Credit: Gisella Vollmer
28 February 2017
Increasingly, arts organisations are starting to think more creatively about improving accessibility. We caught up with Performance Space – an experimental arts organisation with a commitment to diversity – to find out about their own evolving approach to access.