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Funding Slashed for Dozens of Australian Arts and Theatre Companies

The Australia Council has announced that 65 small to medium arts organisations will have their government funding slashed under its Four-Year Funding program, delivering a devastating blow to a significant portion of the visual arts sector. As part of their plan, the Council said they would provide $112 million of funding for 128 small and […]

NEVERMIND THE ARTS: Funding cuts go deeper and deeper

ENSURING A FUTURE FOR AUSTRALIA'S ARTS¬† The function of art and culture, in all its various forms, has a profoundly positive and immeasurable impact on Australian society. The recent budget announcement however, of $105 million worth of funding cuts to the Australia Council for the Arts, has various branches of the arts sector fearing for […]