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Arts Tasmania

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Commissions

Program

Corporate Art Scheme

The Corporate Art Scheme focuses on the commissioning of world-class artworks for a range of clients including local and Federal governments and private developers.

Public art - Open commissions

Arts Tasmania manages public art commissions for the state government

Programs for individuals and groups

ProgramStatusOpensCloses

Aboriginal Arts Program

Arts projects and activities by Aboriginal artists and organisations.
Closed14 August 20205 October 2020

Arts and Screen Digital Production Fund

Supports Tasmanian artists and arts organisations to work with Tasmanian screen professionals to make content for digital distribution and promotion.

Closed27 March 20204 May 2020

Artsbridge

Support towards opportunities interstate or overseas, or assistance to bring national and international arts professionals to Tasmania.
Closed14 August 20205 October 2020

Education Residencies

Residencies in an educational environment working alongside teachers and students.

Closed24 January 202010 March 2020

Low-interest loans

Low-interest loans for artists and arts organisations.

Closed14 August 20205 October 2020

Individuals and groups

Funding for artists to realise creative projects.

Closed31 March 20209 June 2020

Tasmanian Aboriginal Arts Mentoring Scheme

Mentorships to develop the capacity of young Tasmanian Aboriginal artists.

Closed14 August 20205 October 2020
Tasmanian Contemporary Music Fund

Supports Tasmanian musicians whose engagements have been cancelled due to COVID-19 to record music and create music videos.

Closed27 March 20204 May 2020

Tasmanian Residencies

Artist residencies at locations across Tasmania.

Closed14 August 20205 October 2020

The FIND Contemporary Jewellery Collective Bursary

Assist contemporary jewellers to undertake relevant professional development activities.

Closed14 August 20205 October 2020

The Vita Brown Bequest Bursary

Small grants for emerging or returning artists to buy materials.

Closed24 January 202010 March 2020

Programs for organisations

ProgramStatusOpensCloses

Aboriginal Arts Program

Arts projects and activities by Aboriginal artists and organisations.

Closed 14 August 2020 5 October 2020

Art Fair Industry Development Initiative

Supports Tasmanian commercial galleries to represent local artists at key national markets.

Closed 7 February 2020 2 April 2020
Arts and Screen Digital Production Fund

Supports Tasmanian artists and arts organisations to work with Tasmanian screen professionals to make content for digital distribution and promotion.
Closed 27 March 2020 4 May 2020

Artsbridge

Assistance to bring national and international arts professionals to Tasmania.

Closed14 August 2020 5 October 2020

Cultural Heritage Organisations

Support for museums, galleries and collections that preserve Tasmania's movable cultural heritage.

Closed 14 August 2020 5 October 2020

Cultural Heritage Organisations (multi-year)

Multi-year operational support for museums, galleries and collections that preserve Tasmania's movable cultural heritage.

Closed 14 August 2020 5 October 2020

Low-interest loans

Low-interest loans for artists and arts organisations.

Closed14 August 2020 5 October 2020

Roving Curators

Time with museum professionals to assist with the curation and management of public and community collections, art galleries and museums.

Closed 14 August 2020 5 October 2020

The Northern Tasmania Arts Organisations Initiative

Supports arts organisations based in Northern Tasmania to deliver high quality arts activities.

Closed 31 March 2020 13 July 2020

Organisations

Funding for organisations to deliver arts activities.

Closed 31 March 2020 13 July 2020

Tasmanian Aboriginal Arts Mentoring Scheme

Mentorships to develop the capacity of young Tasmanian Aboriginal artists.

Closed 14 August 2020 5 October 2020
Tasmanian Contemporary Music Fund

Supports Tasmanian musicians whose engagements have been cancelled due to COVID-19 to record music and create music videos.
Closed 27 March 2020 4 May 2020

Youth Arts Organisations

This fund is to support projects that actively engage young people (aged twenty five years and under) to develop their creative skills and capacities, and enhance their social health and wellbeing.

Closed 31 March 2020 13 July 2020