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Posted: Wednesday 24 June, 2020

Audio Description Launches on Australian Free to Air Television!

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In news very welcomed by Access2Arts, audio description has made it's way to Australian free to air television! Audio described programming launched on the ABC and SBS on June 28, 2020, enabling Australia's blind and vision-impaired communities to enjoy 14 hours of audio described content each week. Audio description provides...

Posted: Monday 25 May, 2020

Art Gallery of South Australia launches an Accessible Guide

Two females stand in front of A break away! by Tom Roberts at the Art Gallery of South Australia. One female wears a pair of headphones whilst the other watches Auslan Interpretation on a tablet device.

The Art Gallery of South Australia (AGSA) has launched an AccessibleGuide, developed for Deaf, hard of hearing, blind and vision-impaired audiences. The Accessible  Guide gives these audiences the opportunity to watch Auslan videos, read transcripts and listen to Audio Descriptions of works of art. The Guide has commentaries on thirteen...

Posted: Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Audio Description at Home

A young man wearing headphones while sitting with his eyes closed.

The Access2Arts team has gathered a variety of  Audio Described work from across the globe for you to enjoy online. This is a Social Distancing friendly way to keep you immersed in the magic of the arts whilst we live life a little differently over the next little while. Enjoy...