Art of Origin 

Art of Origin 

The Art of Origin project first invited people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds living with disability or mental illness, people local to the ...

Arts Access Victoria AGM: Tuesday 1 December 2015

Arts Access Victoria AGM: Tuesday 1 December 2015

The Arts, NDIS and You Arts Access Victoria is pleased to invite you to our 2015 Annual General Meeting (AGM), featuring ...

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5 October 2015

MSO hosts workshop for Deaf students

On Thursday 23 July, students from the Victorian College of the Deaf (VCD) joined music educator and workshop facilitator Karen Kyriakou and British-born practicing and profoundly deaf musician Danny Lane for a day of musical exploration with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra.

2 September 2015

Disability takes stage at Edinburgh Fringe

This year Edinburgh has even more to offer festival-goers, with an unprecedented number of artists with disability performing and exhibiting at the festival, including the first Unlimited exhibition.

1 September 2015

Write-ability fellowships 2015

Naomi Fryers, Jax Jacki Brown, Grant Cleary, Ashlee Bye and Gail M Shell will each receive six hours of free mentoring through the third annual Write-ability Fellowships, which were announced last week.

1 September 2015

Senate call for audio description

The Australian Senate has supported a motion which could force television stations to introduce audio description services for people who are blind or have low vision.

30 August 2015

La Mama Disability Action Plan launched

As part of their commitment to improving accessibility, La Mama theatre has published their 2015-2018 Disability Action Plan (DAP) to welcome all audiences.

28 August 2015

Art Day South to screen at Adelaide Film Festival

AAV's Art Day South studio has been invited to screen two of its films, Menagerie and 12 Inch, at the Adelaide Film Festival from 15-25 October, as part of a program called MAYHEM .

28 August 2015

Unfixed Participating Artists announced

The Australian Network for Art & Technology (ANAT), with partners Access2Arts (AUS), Unlimited (UK) and Watershed (UK), has announced the Australian and UK Deaf and disabled artists selected to participate in Unfixed, a research residency investigating the determination of bodies as ‘disabled’ or ‘abled’.

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Art of Origin 

The Art of Origin project began as series of visual art workshops that explored the intersection between participants’ home of origin and home in Australia and our sense of belonging, identity and community. Now an exhibition, Art of Origin showcases a selection of the individual and collaborative works made during these workshops and offers an insight into the artists’ lived experiences.

Arts Access Victoria AGM: Tuesday 1 December 2015

Arts Access Victoria is pleased to invite you to our 2015 Annual General Meeting, featuring an information session on the National Disability Insurance Scheme and how it will impact on artists with disability.

Emerald Hill Festival 2015

The Emerald Hill Festival is a free community celebration highlighting the work of the iconic arts and culture organisations that reside in the Emerald Hill precinct of South Melbourne. Join in our free annual one day street party featuring performances, children's activities, workshops and demonstrations, exhibitions, food trucks, market stalls and more!

Larissa MacFarlane in the 2015 MoreArt Public Art Show

Larissa MacFarlane, an artist with AAV's Pathways program, is featured in the 2015 MoreArt Public Art Show! MoreArt is the Moreland City Council's annual public art show, and features great artworks exhibited along the Upfield train line bicycle path until December 13.

Rawcus presents an early development workshop of DEVISE

Rawcus invites you into the early development of their next major show, DEVISE.

Industry forum at Arts Centre Melbourne

You are invited to a free industry forum around the theme of 'Creating Inclusive Theatre', hosted by Wendy O’Neill, Industry Development Manager at Arts Access Victoria and artists from Sensorium Theatre.

Access tours at the NGV—Hermitage: The Legacy of Catherine the Great

Hermitage: The Legacy of Catherine the Great at the NGV showcases the innovation of Catherine the Great. The National Gallery of Victoria is running audio described and Auslan tours of the Hermitage collection in September and October.

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