Volunteers wanted for exciting end-of-year event

November 21, 2018

Passionate about volunteering? Want to have fun while supporting a great cause? We would love to have you join our small team to help make the Access Arts end-of-year event the best ever. Please contact us if you are available to attend the Brisbane Powerhouse between 1-5pm on 1 December and are interested in one Read more…

Come, rejoice with us!

November 12, 2018

Access Arts is delighted to present its end-of-year showcase featuring the brave new work of our artists and their collaborators: Voices of Remembrance In partnership with Queensland Music Festival, Access Arts is proud to present Voices of Remembrance, a statewide choral program that encourages communities across Queensland to commemorate through music the centenary of the Read more…

MAKE YOUR VIEWS HEARD!

October 30, 2018

Listen up Queensland! Want to make a difference to people who experience physical or mental disability or unwellness? Now, here’s YOUR chance to improve arts opportunities that you, your loved ones, or people in the sector that you work with can enjoy. Are you a practicing artist or arts hobbyist with disability? Is there someone you know who Read more…

Leap with us into an amazing world of circus and dance!

October 4, 2018

  LEAPS AND BOUNDS WORKSHOP SERIES Access Arts Theatre & Dance members invite you to leap with them into a magical new world of theatrical circus and movement workshops. Led by industry professionals, the award-winning Vulcana Women’s Circus, participants will meet every Tuesday morning (beginning 30 October and ending 27 November) during the Theatre & Read more…

Access Arts Grant Writing Workshop 2018

September 13, 2018

Do you want to gain inside tips and learn new strategies for grant writing? We’re excited to announce that we’re hosting a FREE Grant Writing Workshop on Tuesday 2 October. This workshop, which will be conducted by an Arts Queensland grant writing professional, will give you the tried and tested, best-practice building blocks to create an effective Read more…

Join Us for Term 4!

Come Join Our Workshops

Whether you’re interested in performing arts (singing, theatre, dancing or music) or visual arts (drawing, painting with your favourite medium or experimenting with something new, or photography), we’d love to hear from you. Visual Arts Our Visual Arts workshops provide members with a supportive, inclusive and creative environment to engage with various art forms, encouraging positive social Read more…

What Weston Did Next

August 30, 2018

I arrived at about 5:30 AM for the start of the race. I could barely recognise the Roma Street Parklands in this condition, with the streets swept clean of cars and replaced by thousands of eager runners, the blaring of horns replaced with speakers blasting music, the lazy Sunday replaced by a buzzing energy. It Read more…

Places of the World and Imagination

August 21, 2018

Access Arts has teamed up with Brisbane Square Library to bring you an exhibition that will transport you to places real and imaginary. Places of the World and Imagination is a varied collection of artwork that centres around the theme of place and the potential of the visual form, like the written word, to transport us Read more…

Two Access Arts artists to display work in Tokyo

July 10, 2018

Great news! Congratulations to two of our artists, Tanya Darl and Belinda Peel, who have been selected to display their work at the Paralym Art World Cup 2018 in Tokyo this August. Tanya and Belinda, who are both members of the Brisbane Outsider Artists’ Studio, received the highest scoring among applicants from Australia. The Paralym Read more…

Catching up with an award winner

July 6, 2018
Members of Art for Art's Sake and Their Mentors

We recently checked in on the recipient of the 2017 Access Arts Achievement Award, Freya Toussaint, and were amazed by the progress she has made with The Ripple Effect Project. Initiated as a result of Freya securing the Award, the Project explores new approaches to art in the disability sector. Through the Project, Freya has established the Art Read more…