Adelaide Plains Festival of Words

30 Jul 2018 by Leah Blankendaal

Art Music Design has been pleased to support the work of the Adelaide Plains Poets in their 2018 Adelaide Plains Festival of Words. Ali Devitt-Lansom worked with the poets to support their successful application to the Regional Arts Fund, through which they were able to host a series of workshops that highlighted the power of the written and spoken word and the importance of words in defining our culture.

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Arts Changes to Support Better Job Creation

23 Jul 2018 by Leah Blankendaal

The South Australian Government has made changes to the administration of severalgovernment arts organisations to better promote job creation.

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Barossa EOFY Art Flyer

19 Jun 2018 by Leah Blankendaal


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Barossa Photographic Calendar Competition - Take a Second Look

Art - 21 May 2018 by Leah Blankendaal

Photo credit: 2018 Barossa Calendar cover ‘My Truck Overflows’ by Ian Codrington

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Barossa Artists Facebook Page

11 May 2018 by Leah Blankendaal

Remember to stay in touch with your local arts groups via the Barossa Artists Facebook page. It is a great meeting place for artists to support each other by the sharing of information, resources and events. This is where you can connect with your fellow artists and discuss each other's creative work processes, thoughts, ideas and invites the possibility to collaborate in artwork, exhibitions, commissions or just meet up with like-minded people who you can talk to about your work.

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Tutti in the Barossa

11 May 2018 by Leah Blankendaal

Tutti Arts in the Barossa have joined together with local artists Kristin Wohlers and Kate Jenkins (who together form AMD represented artists Barossa Mosaic) and the Angaston Community and Business Alliance Group to create this bigger than life sculpture that will be visiting numerous locations around South Australia over the next 12 months. Watch her change as she gets ready for SALA, the Brighton Jetty Sculpture Symposium, up coming film festival, Sit Down Shut Up and Watch (SDSW) and much more. This is a community art project supported by Regional Development Australia Barossa, Gawler, Light, Adelaide Plains and the Barossa...

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2018 GRANTS from Country Arts SA will be open in January 2018

Art/Music/Design/Performing Art/Writing/Craft /Comedy - 4 Mar 2018 by Alexandra Devitt-Lansom

Applications to the Regional Arts Fund (RAF) Round 1 close on March 15th, 2018. This is a great opportunity for artists and arts organizations to kickstart a project in the Barossa region.  Grant applications are online.  Talk to Ali, arts facilitator for Country Arts SA and Regional Development Australia, Barossa, based in Tanunda to help you start 2018 with your creative ideas.

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Common Ground Hills and Son Grand Organ and Julian Day visual arts performance

Art/Music/Performing Art - 4 Mar 2018 by Alexandra Devitt-Lansom

Creating a stronger Barossa economy through artistic excellence, innovation and collaborationCommon Ground is a research and development partnership between artists and numerous local businesses in the Barossa region.  This residency will strengthen the arts and cultural sector by introducing Barossa community groups and businesses with an internationally recognised Australian artist.  Common Ground is bringing diverse groups of people and organisations together that otherwise would not be connected and thus improve collaborations between those that live in and visit the Barossa.  Common Ground brings the Barossa to the international stage through the eyes of art and music with artist Julian Day.

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Imagining a better world: the art of degrowth

Art - 27 Oct 2017 by Leah Blankendaal

Family time. Pawel Kuczynski Samuel Alexander, University of Melbourne

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Adelaide Fringe 2018

Art/Music/Performing Art - 25 Sep 2017 by Leah Blankendaal

There are less than two weeks to register as an artist or a venue for the 2018 Adelaide Fringe Festival! Artists and audiences travel from all over the world to experience this unique festival unlike any other. Businesses, don't miss this opportunity to take part in one of the country's biggest cultural events, find new audiences and increase awareness of your venue. Artists, test new material, find new audiences, and be a part of this incredible artistic experience!

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