Author Archives: Julianne Pierce

Peak arts body AICSA calls for greater support for the hard hit creative sector

Friday 23 July 2021 The Arts Industry Council of South Australia (AICSA) welcomes the South Australian Government’s swift and decisive response to the latest Covid-19 outbreak in the state and the Government’s $100 million Business Support Package announced on Wednesday.  South Australia’s necessary seven-day lockdown has however seen the cancellation of festivals, live music, theatre […]

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2021-2022 South Australian State Budget: AICSA’s response

Building on the one-off grants-based initiatives delivered in 2020 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as two new State Funds announced in the 2021-22 State Budget, the Arts Industry Council of South Australia calls on the South Australian Government to commit to new and visionary initiatives that support artistic and cultural practice, employment, […]

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Arts Industry Council of South Australia releases key policy focuses for upcoming elections

The Arts Industry Council of South Australia has developed a suite of key messages that will be the focus of our advocacy in the leadup to upcoming State and Federal elections. The messages have been developed from AICSA’s Key Issues Survey conducted in May, which provided a snapshot of the priorities and concerns of the […]

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AICSA KEY ISSUES SURVEY 2021

AICSA KEY ISSUES SURVEY 2021: your views in the lead-up to forthcoming elections COMPLETE THE SURVEY HERE By midnight, Sunday 16 May 2021 In the coming 18 months or so, elections will be held at all levels of government, and Arts Industry Council of South Australia will be working to represent and advocate for the sector’s […]

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AICSA launches 30 years and a new vision

In its 30th year, the Arts Industry Council of South Australia (AICSA) celebrates this milestone with its vision for the future Premier Steven Marshall with AICSA Executive Committee members Amber Cronin (centre) and Nescha Jelk (right). 30th Anniversary launch, Tuesday 9 February, The Treasury. Photo by Thomas McCammon. As the state’s independent, sector wide representative […]

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AICSA CONGRATULATES SOUTH AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT FOR SECOND STATE ARTS PACKAGE

$10.2 million new investment in survival and recovery  The Arts Industry Council of South Australia (AICSA) warmly welcomes the Government of South Australia’s second package responding to the dramatic impact of COVID-19 on the state’s arts industry. Gail Kovatseff, AICSA Chairperson said, “We are extremely pleased and heartened that the South Australian Government has responded […]

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