ARTSPEAK AND OZCO LEGISLATION

AICSA attended an ArtsPeak meeting where the focus was around what was missing from the Australia Council legislation and to identify key points for discussion with Australia Council for the Arts, Office for the Arts (OFTA), and the Deputy Secretary to the Arts . OFTA summarised the background to the new legislation, provided a comparison […]

AICSA represents at ArtsPeak

AICSA attended the ArtsPeak meeting held in Sydney in January, where the day long discussion was focused on priority issues and strategies for our sector in the lead up to the Federal election. The key issue AICSA presented was common to all ArtsPeak members – a long term national arts framework led by the arts […]

Meeting with Simon Crean

On August 17th 2011, heads of various key arts organisations and peak bodies met with the Honourable Simon Crean, Minister for Regional Australia, Regional Development & Local Government, Minister for the Arts to discuss the current key arts issues. There were only two representatives from South Australia one of which was AICSA co-chair, Alison Dunn. […]

Pre-Election Campaigning and Coverage

The Arts Industry Council was actively involved in campaigning prior to the Federal election to ensure that the arts was given due consideration by all Parties. Please see below for a summary of the action that was taken and some of the coverage that this generated in South Australia: ArtsPeak calls for cultural policies ArtsPeak […]

Pre-Election Campaigning and Coverage

 The Arts Industry Council was actively involved in campaigning prior to the Federal election to ensure that the arts was given due consideration by all Parties. Please see below for a summary of the action that was taken and some of the coverage that this generated in South Australia: ArtsPeak calls for cultural policies ArtsPeak […]

National Cultural Policy

The Arts Industry Council made a formal submission to the National Cultural Policy web forum being run by Minister Peter Garrett to facilitate the development of a national cultural policy. Click here to read the submission.

National Cultural Policy

The National Cultural Policy web forum is an initiative being run by Minister Peter Garrett which will allow all Australians to contribute to the development of a national cultural policy. Click here for more.

Natural Cultural Policy Submission

The Arts Industry Council made a formal submission to the National Cultural Policy web forum being run by Minister Peter Garrett to facilitate the development of a national cultural policy. Click here to read the submission.

Meeting with Arts SA

On Thursday 24 September 2009 Carolyn Ramsey (Chair), Phil Callaghan (Deputy Chair), Daniel Clarke (Executive Committee Member) and Torben Brookman (Executive Officer) from AICSA met with Alex Reid (Acting Director), Helen Richardson and Alex Hurford from Arts SA to provide an update to Arts SA on the activities of AICSA over the past year and […]

Arts Policy

There has been much discussion around the AICSA committee table regarding state and national arts policy. Does the arts industry want and need an arts policy, what will it mean for the arts, and what makes a good one? A few policies have been identified and are linked below. The committee mooted that a good […]