Wowing the crowd at KPMG

November 18, 2015

Our Theatre Ensemble literally stopped guests in their tracks with the surprise ‘site specific’ performance at Perception exhibition, held in the KPMG foyer around a large table. We caught up with Theatre Ensemble member, Eleonora Ginardi, to find out first-hand what it was like to perform. Q. As this was the second time the Theatre Read more…

Perception: an arts exhibition with KPMG

November 16, 2015

It was a momentous evening at the prestigious KPMG office at Eagle Street Pier. We were thrilled to have so many of our supportive community members attend and enjoy the artwork of our fine artists. We were privileged to show our Patron, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC Governor of Queensland and his wife Read more…

NDIS New World Conference in 2015: Disability in the 21st Century

November 9, 2015

Brisbane was the Australian capital city selected to host the prestigious NDIS New World Conference last month from 27 to 29 October. Access Arts was invited to work with the NDIS New World Conference to showcase a new vision to participants through technology, education and engagement. Brisbane musicians David Truong and Donnelle Brooks performed their Read more…

Making tracks in the studio

November 1, 2015

The Access Arts Singers are set to record their first album this term bringing together a year’s worth of singing, learning and performing songs with producer, Mark Smith. Mark will be recording the group on 29 October with final takes done on 5 November. They’ll be launching and performing their yet to be named CD Read more…

Meet our 2015 Access Arts Achievement Award Winner, Emma Le Strange

September 18, 2015
Emma Le Strange holding her new certificate.

This year’s Access Arts Achievement Award winner, Emma Le Strange, will use her $10,000 award to produce a children’s book Tea Parties and Pillows. The story will follow a mother and daughter’s daily activities centred in the parent’s bedroom. We asked Emma, an artist who experiences chronic illness, why she was passionate about pursuing her Read more…

Undercover Artist Festival

June 9, 2015

Undercover Artist Festival is the first disability arts festival to be held in QLD and is taking place on Friday 26 and Saturday 27 June at Queensland Theatre Company in Brisbane’s West End. Featuring established and emerging artists who will entertain audiences with quality performances, spectacular installations and thought-provoking debates, this is a festival not Read more…

Wonderland Revisited – Taking on the Queensland weather again!

February 20, 2015

After the big storm hit Brisbane in November 2014, Access Arts’ event, Wonderland, was sadly cancelled due to storm damage at the venue, Brisbane Multicultural Centre. However, tomorrow we will be once again be holding this artistic showcase – despite the pending cyclone! Stay posted to our Facebook page for updates, we look forward to seeing all Read more…