Making art and disability work
 

Welcome to Access2Arts

 … the hub for arts, disability and access in South Australia.

Access2Arts is a disability-led organisation that works across all art forms to increase access and support the professional development of artists with disability.

With a commitment to inclusion and diversity, Access2Arts also works with audiences and organisations to create equality and access in arts and culture.

 

Audio Description

Access2Arts delivers professional Audio Description services for live arts, cultural events, visual arts and museums.

A young man sits in a dark room. He leans forward with his elbows on his knees. He has his eyes closed as he listens to something through large headphones. The headphones are a bright pink colour.

Audio description makes the visual verbal; enhancing live performance, film and visual art for people who are Blind or vision impaired. Through a small radio receiver the patron receives a spoken description of visual elements by a trained audio describer.

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The latest from the Blog

A flier calling for entries to the 'Sit Down, Shut-up and Watch Film & New Media Festival'. To enter go to www.tutti.org.au, click the SDSU&WATCH button and download the entry form.

Learning disabled film-makers tell the world to ‘Sit Down, Shut-up & Watch’

Fabulous film makers are invited to start making films to enter into the 2014 Sit Down, Shut-up and Watch Film and New Media Festival. Entries will be accepted until 31 May 2014. Read more

Two different images from past Arts Activated conferences are displayed side by side. The image on the left depicts a conference presenter speaking into a microphone and an auslan interpreter signs next to her. The image in the right shows promotional signage from the conference.

Submissions for ‘Creative Connections’, Arts Activated Conference 2014 sought now

The 2014 Arts Activated National Conference is seeking proposals for papers, workshops, or performances responding to the conference theme, "Creative Connections". Read more

Photo subjects from left to right - Joanne Chua, Heath Britton, David Jobling, Jude Aqualina, Katie Keys, John Wolanski

Saying something in not so many words

Actor, Director and all-round Renaissance man David Paul Jobling discusses his introduction to short-form poetry and poet, Katie Keys. Read more
 

Deaf Arts Network South Australia

Deaf Arts Network South Australia (DANSA) aims to support, promote and develop arts opportunities for Deaf people and provide professional development and networking opportunities for Deaf artists based in SA. DANSA also supports the arts sector by providing information on Deaf Awareness, advocate for more Auslan interpreted arts events and can assist by promotion to the Deaf community.

Go to DANSA Facebook page

Auslan Interpreting/Captioning

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Learn more about what happens during a sign language interpreted or captioned event and how incorporating these services as part of your event can enhance the experience for everyone and make it inclusive for the Deaf community.

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Audio Described Shows

FELTmaps

FELTmaps

Neighbourhood Watch

Neighbourhood Watch

Little Bird

Little Bird

The Importance of Being Earnest

The Importance of Being Earnest

The Suit

The Suit

 

Click here for the full list of shows

Auslan Interpreted/Captioned Events

Neighbourhood Watch

Neighbourhood Watch

Little Bird

Little Bird

The Importance of Being Earnest

The Importance of Being Earnest

The Suit

The Suit

Othello

Othello

 

Click here for the full list of events