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

Our exciting line-up of Term 4 workshops has been finalised and we are now open for registration. With the new term beginning on 8 October, you still have time to sign up. We’d love to see you there. Visual Arts Our Visual Arts workshops provide members with a supportive, inclusive and creative environment to engage 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…

Access Arts Achievement Award – get a head start on your application

July 4, 2018

The Access Arts Achievement Award provides funding for Queensland artists, arts workers and producers with disability working in any art form to create, develop, present, produce, exhibit and/or tour their work. The $10,000 award is made possible by a generous donation from Access Arts Life Member, singer-song-writer Peter Vance. Applications for the 2018 Access Arts Read more…

The NDIS has arrived in Brisbane!

July 2, 2018

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is now ready to roll out across Brisbane and the surrounding suburbs. Over the next 12 months, the Scheme will work to support a better life for the many Australians in the region living with disability, their families and carers. In a nutshell, the NDIS is a government initiative Read more…

Join us for Term 3!

June 30, 2018
Come Join Our Workshops

We just said goodbye to Term 2 last week and it’s already time to start thinking about Term 3. Our exciting line-up of workshops has been finalised and we are now open for registration. With the new term beginning on 16 July, you still have time to sign up. We’d love to see you there. Visual Read more…