Collections & Stories now has Storytellers

Recently we advertised for Storytellers to work with us on the Collections and Stories Project. Though we set out to find four Storytellers we ended up with six! We are delighted to welcome and introduce each of our Storytellers.

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Welcome Ashleigh Reardon

We are delighted to welcome Ashleigh Reardon to the M&G NSW team as our Exhibitions Coordinator. 

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Free Professional Development opportunities from REMIX Summits

REMIX Sydney, Australia's largest creative industries summit has been postponed to March 8-9 but thanks to a number of partners they are offering two FREE professional development opportunities for the creative sector.

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Welcome Victoria Cleland

Victoria joins the M&G NSW team as our Communications Coordinator.

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Ask A Curator Day

Ask a Curator Day is a worldwide social media Q&A with a variety of participating museums and galleries, taking place on September 15 2021.

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Create NSW Announce New Board Members for Artform Advisory Boards

Twenty new leading arts and cultural experts from across the State have been appointed to the NSW Government’s Artform Advisory Boards in 2021/2022.

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Virtual programming during lockdown

Several weeks into the current greater Sydney lockdown, our sector has again been forced to close to the public, with many moving their activities to the digital arena. We've compiled a list of exhibitions, programs, and experiences moved or specifically developed online.

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Welcome Gary Crockett

Gary joins us as the Project Officer across all facets of the Collections and Stories project.

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Bega Valley Regional Gallery to be redeveloped and expanded

Bega Valley Shire Council will go out to tender for the gallery redevelopment and expansion in the first half of August.

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National Exhibition Register: new tours available!

Looking for something new and exciting to fill in a newly made gap in your schedule? Or just looking to create new options for your audiences? Now is a great time to see if there’s a new and exciting tour available on the National Exhibition Register.

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Newcastle Art Gallery expansion set to proceed

A $35.6 million project to double the size of the Newcastle Art Gallery looks set to receive the green light from Council.

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Suzanne Cotter appointed new Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia (MCA)

An internationally respected museum director, Cotter will commence her new role in early January 2022.

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Volunteer Museum Grants Round 2 Now Open

We are now accepting applications for two funding opportunities from the 2021 Volunteer Museum Grant Program: Small Grants and Project Development Grants.

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New CEO announced for Bundanon

Rachel Kent has been announced as the new CEO of Bundanon Trust

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Art & Cultural Heritage Law – Australian & International Perspectives

This program will address and discuss key issues in art and cultural heritage law including cultural appropriation, non-fungible tokens, digital heritage and law reform in the First Nations heritage space.

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Australian Research Council grant awarded to consortium researching ways for museums to preserve performance art

Precarious Movements: Choreography and the Museum is a major research partnership between the Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW), Monash University Museum of Art (MUMA), the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), Tate UK, and UNSW Sydney.

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Covid-19 Sector Survey – 12 month follow up

M&G NSW is conducting a follow up survey to determine how the ongoing health restrictions and consequential disruptions are affecting the museums, galleries and Aboriginal cultural centres in NSW and to know how you’ve navigated the difficulties and uncertainty of the last 12 months.

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M&G NSW says farewell to Vanessa Low

We recently said farewell to Vanessa Low,  our Communications Coordinator.

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Regional Tourism Activation Fund

The $30 million Regional Tourism Activation Fund will accelerate the development of new and enhanced tourism infrastructure across regional NSW.

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Round 2 arts and culture funding announced

Over 100 recipients will share in more than $4 million as part of Round 2 of NSW Government’s Arts and Cultural Funding Program for 2020/21.

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