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Posted: Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Access2Arts and ANAT calling for applicants to participate in UNFIXED

An oddly-shaped solid black object with the word 'Unfixed' filling much of the inside of the shape

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CREATIVE RESEARCH RESIDENCY ADELAIDE AUSTRALIA 26 OCTOBER – 6 NOVEMBER 2015 Access2Arts (AUS) is excited to be partnering with the Australian Network for Art & Technology (ANAT),  Unlimited (UK) and Watershed (UK), in calling for applications from Australian and UK Deaf and disabled artists for Unfixed, a creative research...

Posted: Wednesday 5 November, 2014

The Australia Council’s million dollar commitment to artists with disability

A short-statured woman sleeps in front of a dollhouse filled with white boxes, lit from within by glowing lights.

Australia Council Chief Executive Officer Tony Grybowski announced the Australia Council will commit one-million dollars of funding to support the development Deaf and disabled artists, groups and organisations. Mr Grybowski said the decision to extend the dedicated arts and disability funding was made after a successful pilot was run earlier...

Posted: Wednesday 5 November, 2014

Come see the ‘Best of the Fest’

A photograph of two committee members of the 'Sit Down, Shut-up and Watch' film and new media festival at June's Contagion.

If you find yourself looking for something to do on Saturday, come along. If you have plans, cancel them. Just make sure you come see the Sit Down, Shut Up and Watch Film and New Media Festival's "Best of the Fest" screening on Saturday 8 November 2014 at the South Australian Film Corporation....

Posted: Wednesday 13 August, 2014

ArmatureLIVE – What is Live Art?

A man and a woman are dancing on the footpath of an empty street. It is nightime and they are lit by streetlamps and the flash from the photographer's camera.

Access2Arts is seeking expressions of interest from emerging and established Deaf and disabled artists to be a part of ArmatureLIVE. Participants will undertake a series of workshops, then under the guidance of a Live Art mentor participate in a self-driven collaborative Live Art project with a public outcome.  That sound...