Regional arts conference ARTLANDS returns to NSW this year with four days of activity, conversation, discussion, debate and inspiration from across Australia and overseas.
THE CONFERENCE THEMES ARE
REGENERATION – Exploring arts and cultural development using creativity that positively impacts on community vitality and economic well-being.
CONNECTEDNESS – Joined up thinking and connecting within a local, national and global context.
EMERGENCE – Identifying new directions and emerging themes for the regional arts sector.
Each theme delves into contemporary issues, challenges and opportunities faced in the sector through research, exploration, debate and collaboration.
The biennial event, in Dubbo from 27-30 October, is the largest arts gathering in Australia.