A New Approach for Australia’s Cultural Sector

December 2nd, 2016

Australia lacks a public, expert, independent voice championing investment and return in arts and culture. Defending and promoting the benefit of intellectual and creative life as a critical crucible of the national future is proving to be increasingly difficult. Australia needs an informed independent entity which has the necessary resources and public authority to advance […]

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2016 Sidney Myer Creative Fellows

November 23rd, 2016

The 2016 Sidney Myer Creative Fellowships have been awarded to eight exceptional and courageous artists from across Australia. Each Fellow is awarded a tax-free grant of $160,000 over a two-year period.  The Fellowships are not tied to any particular outcomes.  The Sidney Myer Creative Fellowships value the work of artists and recognise the importance of […]

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Awards

Nominations Open: Sidney Myer Performing Arts Awards

September 20th, 2016

Nominations are now open for the 2016 Sidney Myer Performing Arts Awards. Nominations will be accepted until midnight AEDT 6 November 2016. Recipients will be announced in the new year. The Awards were created to commemorate Sidney Myer’s life and his love for the arts. The annual awards recognise outstanding achievements in the performing arts.There are two Awards […]

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Awards

Applications Open: Myer Innovation Fellowships

July 18th, 2016

Over the past two years the Myer Innovation Fellowship program unearthed six amazing individuals who have used the nine month Fellowship to help realise their big idea. The 2016 cohort of Fellows is equally impressive. Now, we’re looking for the 2017 Fellows. The program seeks exceptional leaders across all sectors (private, public and non-profit) and from […]

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Announcements

2016 Arts & Humanities Capacity Building Recipients

July 13th, 2016

Sidney Myer Fund and Tim Fairfax Family Announce Recipients of the 2016 Capacity Building and Sector Strengthening Program On 13 July 2016 the Sidney Myer Fund and the Tim Fairfax Family Foundation announced the successful recipients of the co-funded Capacity Building Program for Queensland and Northern Territory artists and arts organisations. Between them, the successful […]

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