Big turnout for atag

More than 40 people from across New South Wales arts organisations came to our final Accessing the Arts Group (ATAG) meeting of the year last week - our biggest turnout yet!

Sector Consultation – key findings

Thank you very much to everyone who completed our survey and/or was interviewed in June and July 2017 as part of our sector consultation. Below you can read our summary of key findings from the research.

Deaf artists’ residency

The Accessible Arts residency for Deaf artists is well underway, with all three artists agreeing that they are making huge strides in the development of their projects.

Accessible Archibald Prize Finalist exhibition

Thanks to Conexu Foundation and Art Gallery of NSW the 2017 Archibald Prize Finalist exhibition is accessible for Deaf and hard of hearing people.

CEO to present at international arts & disability conference

This week our CEO Morwenna Collett is presenting at the Kennedy Center's LEAD conference in Austin.

New film follows artist’s creative journey

We hope you enjoy this new film, which follows artist Skye Saxon's creative journey and performance of her work 'The Snowflake Sharman'

Sydney Auslan Ensemble performance Elijah ChorusOz

750 singers from around Australasia were joined by 17 members of the newly formed Sydney Auslan Ensemble (SAE) for a thrilling performance on 11th June.

Disability Awareness Training

Our next session will be held on Friday 9 June 10am-1pm at the Arts Exchange Building in the Rocks.

New Leadership for Accessible Arts

Sancha Donald, our long-standing CEO, will step down at the end of February.

Arts Activated Online Feedback Survey

Give us your feedback online about your experience of Arts Activated 2016 conference 'pathways to practice'.

Early Bird Registration Extended

Early Bird tickets and registration to Arts Activated 2016 is extended to 14 July.

Marc Brew Keynote Speaker

Second Keynote Speaker Announced for Arts Activated Conference 2016

Recipients Announced

Accessible Arts is pleased to announce the Small Grants recipients for 2016.

Delineate Recipients Announced

Accessible Arts is very excited to announce the recipients of our 2016 Delineate grants!

Join our team of lived experience advisors

We are looking for people with lived experience of disability to become Accessible Arts advisors, to work with us on various projects relating to disability, access and the arts.

The Big Anxiety top picks

The Big Anxiety Festival starts this week! With more than 60 events to choose from, you may be feeling overwhelmed, so here's a list of our top picks.

Morwenna Collett presents at LEAD Conference

Accessible Arts CEO Morwenna Collett tells us about her recent attendance at the Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disability Conference in the USA.

Open Caption Film Screenings in Cronulla

GU Film House Cronulla is showing open caption film screenings every second Sunday from 27 August 2017.

Help shape our future and win!

Our survey closes at 5pm Friday 21 July. Take part and win!

Do you recognise this symbol?

If you attended the recent Sydney Writers Festival or Sydney Film Festival you may recognise this pink and white access symbol.

Accessing the Arts Group meeting

ATAG is a professional development group for arts and cultural workers committed to improving access in the arts sector.

ATAG Upcoming Meeting

Accessing the Arts Group (ATAG) is a professional development group for arts organisations and venues to improve disability, access and social inclusion.

Claiming Spaces

Critical Dialogues Edition #7 - Claiming Spaces

Act Up on the Long Weekend

The long weekend theatre workshop for Deaf and hard of hearing kids by the Deaf Arts Network and ATYP.

Sancha Donald’s Quarterly

Our CEO, Sancha Donald's, quarterly arts and disability sector overview

Keynote Announced

Organisational Pathways keynote speaker announced for Arts Activated 2016 – Pathways to Practice.

Early Bird Tickets

Tickets for Arts Activated 2016 – Pathways to Practice have been announced!