Indigenous Visual Arts Industry Support


Indigenous Visual Arts Industry Support provides arts organisations with funding to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders in the production, promotion and marketing of their art.
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Various grant opportunities are offered under this program. Check Indigenous Visual Arts Industry Support for opening and closing dates.

 
What do you get?

Funding amounts vary.

Who is this for?

Arts organisations.

Overview

The Indigenous Visual Arts Industry Support program aims to support and develop professional Indigenous arts practice, and build a stronger Indigenous visual arts sector.

Activities funded under the IVAIS program must:

  • support the operations of an Indigenous art centre or demonstrate a contribution to strengthening the Indigenous visual arts industry
  • support increased Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander participation and employment in the visual arts industry
  • provide value for public money against expected results, and represent efficient, effective, economical and ethical use of public resources

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible to receive IVAIS program funding, you must:

  • support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists in the production, promotion and marketing of their art
  • have the expertise, as well as the governance, financial management and business planning capacity, to deliver a professional visual art program
  • be a separate legal entity, such as an incorporated association or a company
  • have an ABN and be registered for GST
  • have no overdue acquittals or serious breaches relating to any Australian Government funding

Find out more about the eligibility criteria at Indigenous Visual Arts Industry Support.

How do you apply?

Find out more about how to apply at Indigenous Visual Arts Industry Support.

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