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2014 Sidney Myer Performing Arts Awards Announced

March 18th, 2015

The winners of the 2014 Sidney Myer Performing Arts Awards were announced on Wednesday 18 March 2015. The Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, Australia’s finest period-instrument ensemble has been awarded the Group Award ($80,000).  One of Australia’s most exciting contemporary playwrights, Lally Katz is the Individual Winner ($50,000). Helen Marcou and Quincy McLean, co-founders of SLAM (Save Live […]

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Sidney Myer Performing Arts Award Nominations Open

October 13th, 2014

Nominations for the 2014 Sidney Myer Performing Arts Awards are now open. Nominations for the Awards will close on 5.00pm A.E.S.T. Sunday 2 November. The Sidney Myer Performing Arts Awards were created in 1984 to commemorate Sidney Myer’s life and his love for the arts. The awards recognise outstanding achievements in dance, drama, comedy, music, […]

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2014 Sidney Myer Creative Fellowships Announced

September 18th, 2014

From across Australia, eight talented mid-career artists from dance, literature, the visual arts, performance, film and music have been announced as the 2014 Sidney Myer Creative Fellows. Each Fellow is awarded an unrestricted grant of $160,000 over a two year period. The 2014 Sidney Myer Creative Fellowships have been awarded to: Vernon Ah Kee, visual […]

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Myer Innovation Fellowships Closing Soon

August 25th, 2014

Sitting on a great idea? How about nine months and $100,000 to make it hatch? Applications for the 2015 Myer Innovation Fellowships  are CLOSING SOON! In its inaugural year The Myer Innovation Fellowship program unearthed three amazing individuals who are now turning their ideas into reality. You can meet the current Fellows on our website. A […]

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