Archive for the 'perth + wa' Category

The 9th Totally Huge New Music Festival

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

Early notice for the launch of the 9th Totally Huge New Music Festival.

5pm Thurs 10th September
Western Australian Museum
Perth Cultural Centre

The biennial Festival runs Sept 10 - 20 and features artists from around Australia and overseas. Concerts, workshops, installations, broadcast projects will be held in and around Perth, Western Australia. Full program online August 7 at

SymbioticA: Adaptation Residencies

Saturday, March 7th, 2009

Expressions of interest are being sought across all artforms to undertake residencies as part of SymbioticA art and ecology project:  Adaptation.
Adaptation presents an exceptional opportunity for artists to engage with a number of potential narratives that may include evolution, cultural history, contradictions in human activity and ecology, global warming, developmental impacts, to bioprospecting.  Residencies are based at Lake Clifton, Mandurah, Western Australia and SymbioticA in the School of Anatomy and Human Biology at The University of Western Australia.

Deadline: 31 March
Contact E-Mail: [email protected]

Call for Expressions of Interest: Full information
Download the application form

YCulture Metro, WA

Saturday, March 7th, 2009

YCulture offers up to $3,000 towards your project.

YCulture supports projects by young people for young people across all artforms such as music, theatre, performance, new media, visual arts and crafts, street art, writing and dance.

Some of the YCULTURE guidelines:

• Applicants must be 12 -26 years

• Allow at least 8 weeks between the date you get your application in, and the start date of your project

• Your project must involve an experienced artist to ensure you maximize your skills development

• YCulture funds can cover fees of your experienced artist, materials, promotional costs, documentation of your event/project, venue and equipment hire

• You (the young applicant) need to come up with the project idea. We want to be sure that this is your idea and it’s something you want to do

• All events and activities will be smoke, drug and alcohol free

• YCulture will not fund projects that have already occurred.

For the fine print, download YCulture guidelines at the bottom of the page, or contact Suzy at Propelarts on 9328 5855 or [email protected] for more information.