Welcome Back Yard Party!

January 3, 2018

To celebrate the first day of Performing Arts Term 1 Workshops, Access Arts are excited to announce the Welcome Back Yard Party! Held on Tuesday they 23rd of January 11:00 – 12:00 at Stores Building, Brisbane Powerhouse, 119 Lamington Street, New Farm 4005. Enjoy morning tea with backyard cricket, drumming circle, ball games and more! Try Read more…

An Access Arts Angel

December 10, 2017

Hi! My name is Lyn . I’ve  been volunteering at Access Arts, Bardon, for nearly a year. I have really enjoyed my volunteering days and event participation. I have met new people, gained new skills, and polished up some of the old ones. I am looking forward to participating in the exciting activities and developments Read more…

BOA members inspired by the greats

December 4, 2017
BOA Excursion

The Brisbane Outsider Artists (BOA) visited the Gallery of Modern Art on Monday the 4th of December 2017. At the BOA studio, artists develop their skills to a professional standard, so seeing works by Picasso, Yayoi Kusama and Gerhard Richter has been great inspiration. BOA member Belinda Peel says: “We started at the old art Read more…

$10,000 Access Arts 2017 Achievement Award Winner Announced

October 17, 2017
Peter Vance, Di Farmer MP, Cindy Ranger, Freya Toussaint and Pat Swell

The winner of the Access Arts Achievement Award for 2017 was announced on Friday evening by Di Farmer MP representing the Premier and Minister for the Arts the Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk, and singer-songwriter Peter Vance, at the Opening Night of Undercover Artist Festival 2017 at Queensland Theatre. Freya Toussaint was selected by an esteemed panel of judges as Read more…

WIN a Double Pass to Undercover Artist Festival Opening Night!

July 12, 2017

  TO ENTER Tag the person you would take in the comments section on Facebook Like Undercover Artist Festival Facebook Page TERMS AND CONDITIONS By entering this giveaway you acknowledge and agree to the competition terms and conditions: You must be 18 years and over to enter this competition Competition closes Thurs 27 July, 12pm Prize is Read more…

Today I Am – An Event to Remember

July 4, 2017

Today I Am, a recent artistic event that honoured the Women Survivors of Wolston Park, left an indelible mark on our hearts and minds. While still children, these brave individuals were wrongfully interred by the State in an adult mental health facility. The harrowing stories of the institutional abuse they experienced at the hands of Read more…

HURRY! JUST TWO WEEKS BEFORE TERM 3 KICKS OFF!

July 3, 2017

Our exciting line-up of Term 3 workshops has been finalised and we are now open for registration. With our new term beginning on 17 July, places are going fast. We facilitate a range of performing and visual arts workshops for both the experienced artist and the complete beginner. Our Community Workshops cover visual arts, drumming and Read more…

Access Arts Welcomes Spinal Life Australia!

April 20, 2017

We are delighted to announce Spinal Life Australia as our newest sponsor to support our Term 2 Community Workshops. These visual and performing arts workshops are now open for registration and we look forward to welcoming Spinal Life Australia’s members to our community. More information about our Term 2 Community Arts Workshops can be found Read more…

Term 2 Workshop Spaces Filling Fast

April 13, 2017

HURRY! SPACES FILLING FAST! Our Term 2 workshops, which begin on 24 April 2017, are now open for registration. We facilitate a range of performing and visual arts workshops for both the experienced artist and the complete beginner. TERM 2 REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN Our Community Workshops cover visual arts, drumming and singing – no experience required and Read more…