Footscray Community Arts Centre (FCAC) is a community-engaged, contemporary arts centre working with local, regional and international communities.
Footscray Community Arts Centre was granted $73,696 through the 2013 - 2014 Asia in Australia grant category funded through Arts Development
From 2015, this activity could fit in the 2015 grant program: Arts Projects for Organisations ($10,000 to $150,000)
Footscray Community Arts Centre’s (FCAC) leading internationally engaged program ‘Collaborate Asia’ aims to develop reciprocal, creative and dynamic collaborations between artists and organisations in both Australia and South East Asia.
Through support from the Australia Council, Collaborate Asia is able to provide ‘The Return’ a reciprocal residency and exchange in Melbourne, Australia with FCAC’s partner organisations and artists from Yogyakarta. The program of events for ‘The Return’ include a pop-up exhibition (including contemporary visual art, paste ups and sculptural works), installations, open studios, performance (including poetry and spoken word), contemporary dance, music, puppetry, a seminar, workshops and masterclasses, zine publication and arts management exchange.
FCACheartsJogja (FHJ14) is a partnership initiative between Footscray Community Arts Centre and the Australian Embassy Jakarta’s Arts and Cultural Program 2014.