Support for Creative Industries

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Links to support and information for those in the Creative Industries effected as a result of COVID-19.

Government updates

Webinars and development

Resource, further links and threads around moving creative classes and workshops online

Advocacy

Participation in NAVA Survey
Submit stories of impact for industry advocacy purposes.
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NAVA-COVID-19-Impact

 I Lost My Gig Australia (ILMG)
An initiative of the Australian Festivals Association (AFA) and the Australian Music Industry Network (AMIN).  ILMG was established as a short-term quick response data capture project to quantify the immediate impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Australia’s live event and entertainment industries.

https://ilostmygig.net.au

Support Act

https://supportact.org.au/support-act-music-charity-announces-covid-19-emergency-appeal-with-20-million-target/


Surveys and petitions
Peak bodies across all artforms have been busy gathering info and advocating for creatives. Here’s surveys to participate in.


Australian Council for the Arts

https://creative-connections.heysummit.com/schedule/#resilience fund     


Opportunities

Multicultural Arts Victoria

MAV is excited to launch #DistanceBetweenUs a staff wellness program that integrates music, spoken word, visual and performance arts into the home workspaces of companies around Australia – preserving the morale of both artists and the broader workforce in light of the crisis.https://www.multiculturalarts.com.au/news/distancebetweenus/

Global Art Competition
Global open call for art competition
https://community.amplifier.org/campaign/global-open-call-for-art/

Ballarat foto Biennale
https://ballaratfoto.org/massisolationaus/