Unlock exclusive industry-focused arts hubs
In the know? Seen a great show? Think you have a better idea?
Hit the contribute button now to share your story
Become a Student member
Become an ArtsHub member
Do you want to drive awareness of your event to an engaged audience?
Showing all festival news
Hobart’s renowned winter festival encourages punters to take risks, and rewards visitors with fascinating arts experiences.
PROVOCARÉ, the most talked about festival in Melbourne, will open soon. Here’s our top picks from the program.
'The Woolworths Group has always been supportive of the Arts Festival. This is not a decision based on the artist in question, but as further support to the community in which we operate.'
Tasmanian artists are increasingly exploring themes which speak to contemporary life, including the island's history of protest and activism.
Recent years have seen rapid growth in the number of winter arts festivals, but is there more to their popularity than just a push to boost tourism in the off-season?
How do you select the finalists for a short film competition when you have almost 2000 entries to choose from? That was the challenge facing Richard Moore, curator of the Short Cuts Film Festival.
Recent events may have left some artists questioning the validity of the Fringe model. Simon Abrahams, Creative Director/CEO of Melbourne Fringe, explains why Fringe Festivals are still an important catalyst for creativity and cultural democracy.
Opinions & Analysis
The current Artistic Director of Melbourne Festival, Jonathan Holloway, will step down from the role after completing his fourth festival in 2019.
Diverse, fresh, and vivid voices animate this extraordinary writers’ festival.
With artists owed $200,000 following the collapse of independent event management company, JumpClimb, Fringe World is taking action to assist.
Dance workshops inspired by European settlement, an art trail along the Great Alpine Road and hot glue gun workshops for kids are part of an arts extravaganza in Victoria’s Gippsland region in May.
Part of Melbourne’s iconic Nylex clock site has been transformed into a three-storey pop-up gallery in a bid to raise $1 million for charity.
The 2018 Geelong After Dark probes the theme of Earth, bringing together a diverse group of artists.
From Four Winds in regional NSW to Tasmania's Ten Days on the Island, artistic directors are taking the opportunity to re-imagine what their festivals can be.
Brisbane City Council has produced a showcase of contemporary Australian art in Brisbane’s City Botanic Gardens, as part of the Commonwealth Games Event City Festival 2018 celebrations.
From women’s representation to First Nations’ intellectual property – ArtsHub takes a look at significant social campaigns and what we can learn from them.
We explore the challenges facing Tasmania’s creative industries in the lead-up to the state election on Saturday 3 March.
Across the country, artists are creating quality work that appeals to several generations simultaneously, and kids are reaping the benefits.
ArtsHub’s Performing Arts Editor Richard Watts dives into the opening weekend of Australia's largest arts festival, Adelaide Fringe.
The importance of queer allies in LGBTIQ documentary narratives are being recognised at this year's Melbourne Queer Film Festival and Mardi Gras Film Festival.
Advertise your event to a captive audience
Maximise the visibility and reach of your brand and events by advertising with ArtsHub. Spread the word to an engaged audience.
Become an Australian arts industry insider by joining ArtsHub - the one-stop-shop for the latest industry news, jobs, what’s on and much more.
Become a member this month and save 20% off your Annual ArtsHub Membership.
For less than $2.30 per week now is the best time to join Australia’s largest arts network.