Creative Victoria

Children dressed in hazmat suits throwing paper in the air Polyglot Theatre and Suitcase Royale Separation Street (2015). Photo: Greta Costello

Creative Victoria champions and supports the state's creative industries, spanning arts, culture, screen, design and more. Learn more about Creative Victoria

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Volunteers contribute to the success of our creative state

It’s National Volunteer Week and Creative Victoria is paying tribute to the huge number of volunteers who generously contribute to the state’s creative industries.

23 May 2018
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Great Minds at the Creative Summit

In a world plagued by fake news and other deceptions, what role does creativity play in shaping and influencing our reality?

14 May 2018
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Creative State Victoria's first creative industries strategy

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Melbourne Art Week returns in August 2018

Melbourne Art Foundation has announced the program for Melbourne Art Week 2018, featuring the return of Melbourne Art Fair and the Visual Arts Awards.

22 May 2018
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New Artistic Director for National Theatre Ballet School

Damian Smith had only visited Melbourne a handful of times before moving here earlier this year.

21 May 2018
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  • international

New sculpture to celebrate Victoria’s ties with Chengdu

Victoria has been invited to submit designs for public sculptures for a new eco-park in Sichuan’s capital city of Chengdu.

18 May 2018
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Melbourne to host major New York inspired festival

Melbourne is set to take a bite out of the Big Apple this winter with a city-wide cultural festival celebrating all things New York and Melbourne.

17 May 2018
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40 years of puppets and play

Celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2018, Polyglot Theatre is a treasure of the Victorian arts scene, delighting the young and the young at heart.

26 April 2018
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Culture Victoria Explore the Stories and Collections that make up the rich cultural life of Victoria

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Writer call out: Be part of Neighbours

Film Victoria and FremantleMedia are on the lookout for early to mid-career Victorian writers for three placement opportunities on Neighbours.

16 May 2018
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Melbourne fashion design: Curated

Meet Victoria’s most exciting new fashion designers, and delve into their philosophy, style and craft.

20 March 2018
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The Creative Exchange Ideas. Skills. Connections.

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Tales from the vault

Chrissie Amphlett’s schoolgirl dress, Molly Meldrum’s hat, Nick Cave’s scribbled notebooks: these treasures and many more are on display at the Australian Music Vault.

10 January 2018

Creative Victoria:A beaut story and video on one of Vic's finest Indigenous weavers, Marilyne Nicholls. @RCC_2018 @thedesignfiles https://t.co/jIKuJHLk6e

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