An image of a man running across the desert wearing orange parachute gear

Adam Norton undertaking a residency funded by the Artist or Curator Residency (ACR) program at Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery, 2012. Courtesy the artist.


In search of money?

The list we provide here gives information about project grants for organisations. It also includes, but is not limited to, M&G NSW devolved grants for Volunteer Initiated Museums (VIMs) and the Curatorial Support Initiative and Artist & Curator In-Residence programs, which are awarded to regional public galleries, art spaces and Aboriginal cultural centres.

If you were looking for something else, don't despair, we can still point you in the right direction!

  • Arts NSW is the primary arts funding organisation in NSW
  • Regional Arts NSW has a wide range of support programs for those outside the major cities
  • NAVA is the place to go for visual artist grants and support
  • Australia Council is the place to go for general organisational funding and individual artists grants across all artforms. 


Good luck!


Image: The ACR program is supported by the Copyright Agency Limited’s Cultural Fund, and is managed by Museums & Galleries of NSW.




The Museums & Galleries of NSW website supports and promotes volunteer, artist run and professionally staffed public museums and galleries, and Aboriginal cultural centres, throughout NSW.

Museums & Galleries of NSW is supported by the NSW Government through Arts NSW.

Museums & Galleries of NSW is assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.

Museums & Galleries of NSW
(M&G NSW) provides programs and services improving the visitor experience in small to medium museums, galleries and Aboriginal cultural centres across NSW.

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