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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NGV International celebrates its 50th anniversary

On this day in 1968, the National Gallery of Victoria opened the doors on its new St Kilda Road building.

20 August 2018
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Curation by Community

When Gannawarra Shire Council, in Victoria’s north, wanted to reinvigorate their ailing performing arts program, the answer was simple – get the community more involved.

16 August 2018
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Melbourne Arts Precinct

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Creative State Victoria's first creative industries strategy

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New horizons with James Batchelor

For two months in 2016, dancer and choreographer James Batchelor found himself aboard a research vessel with 60 scientists in the sub-Antarctic.

26 July 2018
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2018 Melbourne Art Trams artists announced

Seven new artist commissions were today announced for the 2018 iteration of Melbourne Art Trams.

17 August 2018
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Meet the Creators

Find out more about the twenty-one creative individuals and groups who have been named the state’s ‘Creators’ for 2018.

22 June 2018
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  • aboriginal
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Funding announcement: International Engagement program

Thirteen Victorian performing arts companies have been sent packing via our International Engagement program.

16 August 2018
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Quick Response Grants target Bigsound and beyond

More than $60,000 in Music Works Quick Response Grants will put Victorian artists in front of new audiences, at home and overseas.

15 August 2018
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Highlights from the 2018 Creative State Summit

We report on this year's event.

14 June 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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Join us for the next Creative Exchange

Learn how to get the most out of data, research and insights at the next Creative Exchange.

15 August 2018
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The Creative Exchange Ideas. Skills. Connections.

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7 reasons to visit Victoria's Regional Centre for Culture

The heart of Victoria is bursting with creative energy, with the year-long Regional Centre for Culture program now underway.

23 February 2018

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