Entries Open-2018 Queensland Literary Awards

2018 Queensland Literary Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2018 Queensland Literary Awards. They carry a $25,000 Queensland Premier’s Award for a Published Work of State Significance which aims to recognise writing with a Queensland focus and celebrate important Queensland authors, stories and history. There’s three … [Read more...]

New Arts Infrastructure Fund

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There’s a new Arts Infrastructure Fund rolled out today aimed to help small-to-medium-sized organisations throughout the state improve their facilities. Arts Minister Leeanne Enoch says the $250,000 fund will improve arts facilities and encourage greater access to arts and cultural experiences … [Read more...]

The photographer behind ‘The Green Desert’

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Award winning Australian landscape photographer Peter Elfes has brought his world-renowned exhibition The Green Desert to The World Theatre. The gallery displays the stunning vista of Kati Thanda, commonly known as Lake Eyre, in South Australia and the many natural changes it underwent in the … [Read more...]

$50,000 art award entries open

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All local indigenous artists are being urged to enter their work into this year’s National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Award (NATSIAA). There are six different categories for different styles of art each with $5,000 prizemoney for the winner. The major art award, however, has a … [Read more...]