ARTIST RESOURCES PAGE
Arts Access Victoria
Delivering opportunities for arts & culture participation
for people with disabilities.
222 Bank Street, South Melbourne 3205 – 9699 8299
Talent Escalator Program
Supporting art educators, students, researchers,
and others with an interest in visual arts education.
Arts Hub Australia
Find jobs, see what’s on, and read news in the arts.
Arts Law Centre of Australia
Low-cost specialist legal advice & services, including
advocacy, publications (inc’ sample contracts),
Supporting the dance sector with training, education
& curriculum development, advocacy, & programming.
45 Moreland Street, Footscray 3011- 9689 2055
The Australian government’s arts funding & advisory
body, providing funding, research, and audience
Australian Performing Rights Association (APRA)
We’re here for the music. We help music creators get paid for
their work and give music users easy ways to legally play and copy
what they like. Royalties keep the music coming and ensure the
General Enquiries – 02 9935 7900
Copyright Owners Society
Supporting the music sector with advocacy, promotion,
and ensuring royalties on work that is played,
performed, or reproduced.
Australian Writers Guild
National Voice Report – Annual survey & analysis of
theatre programming across Australia’s 10 top
Auspicious Arts Incubator
Supporting independent artists & arts practices
through mentorships developing sustainable
228 Bank St, South Melbourne 8682 0470
Australian Art Prize Planner
On-line calendar of upcoming awards & competitions.
Build your portfolio & network with young people and industry pros.
Creative Partnerships Australia
A resource hub for the facilitation of business partnerships, social investment,
and philanthropy for the cultural and creative sectors.
Level 2, 405 Collins Street, Melbourne 3000 – 9616 0300
Fostering creativity, experimentation, and professionalism in contemporary
craft & design through exhibition & retail opportunities, advocacy,
programming, professional development, & promotional support.
31 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000 – 9650 7775
State government body responsible for the arts; policy advice, funding &
opportunities for Victorian artists, and overseeing the state’s cultural facilities
Level 31, 121 Exhibition St, Melbourne 3100 – 8683 3100
Cultural Development Network
Independent non-profit linking individual practitioners, community
organisations, and government around issues of cultural vitality through
networking, projects, advocacy, & discourse.
Level 2, 17 – 23 Lygon St, RMIT Building 96 PO Box 48, Carlton South,
Melbourne 417 038 824
Online educational resource for those interested in Victoria’s stories,
collections, & places.
Expert Arts eNewsletter
Learn about free & low-cost monthly events focused on empowering the arts
Victorian government’s principle non-indigenous heritage agency; identifying,
interpreting, protecting, and advising about Victoria’s cultural heritage
resources and administering Victorian Heritage grants.
Department of Planning & Community Development Level 4, 55 Collins Street,
Melbourne 3000 – 8644 8800
Koorie Heritage Trust
Community non-profit that preserves, protects, & promotes the living culture of
the Aboriginal people of southeastern Australia.
295 King Street, Melbourne 3000 – 8622 2600
I’ll Show You Mine
Blog showcasing contributions by Australian artists & producers about the arts
industry, funding & sustainability.
Multicultural Arts Victoria (MAV)
Victoria’s peak organization supporting cultural diversity in the arts
through programming, networking, and advocacy. Inter-faith spoken word prog
documented in video series. Visible 10 – Work by musicians participating in the
MAV Music Mentoring Program. ReMastered Myths Intercultural collaborations
& eclectic new music captured on video.
South Melbourne Town Hall, Level 1, 208 – 220 Bank Street,
South Melbourne 3205 9188 3681
Museums Australia (Victoria)
Victorian office of the national Museums Australia, supporting professional
development opportunities for staff, volunteers, independent contractors, etc.
PO Box 385, Carlton South 3053 8341 7344 Regional freecall 1800 680 082
Contemporary music industry peak body supporting all genres through
advocacy, promotion, and professional development opportunities.
Level 3, 233 Sydney Road, Brunswick 3056 – 9380 1566
National Association for the Visual Arts (NAVA)
Australia’s peak body for the visual arts, craft, and design sector, working
through advocacy and service provision including research, funding, & ed.
Level 1, 43 – 51 Cowper Wharf Road, Wooloomooloo NSW 2011 (02) 9368 1900
Producers, marketing & production experts avail to offer project advice, budget
templates, freight tips & social media advice.
Public Galleries Association of Victoria
Membership organisation supporting public galleries across Victoria through
networking, advocacy, education, promotion, and administration of the Robert
Salzer Foundation grant program.
Ian Potter Centre NGV Victoria, Federation Square, Melbourne 3000 8662 1585
Regional Arts Victoria
Victoria’s peak agency resourcing and supporting contemporary & innovative
regional cultural practice through research, funding, advocacy, and personnel.
Level 3, 370 Lt. Bourke St, Melbourne 3000 – 9644 1800 – 1800 819 803
Reverse Art Truck
Member organisation providing recycled materials for the wider community,
artists, crafters, and art educators.
17 Greenwood Avenue, Ringwood 3134 – 9879 1264
Small Is Beautiful
Microbudget Case Study – Producer Chris Kamen sharing his experience
developing the microbudget documentary Small Is Beautiful.
Small is Beautiful Blog
Paxinos and Habash Arts Tax
Company offering advice for artists and companies Run by John Paxinos
and Shadi Habash, PHtax is based in Southbank, Melbourne. In addition to
offering Tax related services, they will issue a monthly e-newsletter providing
concise tax and other arts related advice. There will also be space in the
newsletter to advertise shows and events.