Members social evenings

BAA Member’s Soiree – last Wednesday of the month from 6pm The Lost Ones Basement Bar, 14 Camp St, Ballarat Get your USB sticks loaded with your latest project and come along to the Lost Ones Basement Bar on last Wednesday of the month.  If you’re not a Ballarat Arts Alive member yet, you can Read more about Members social evenings[…]

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Monthly Events meeting

Just a reminder that the monthly events meeting is the last Monday of the month at 6pm. We will be meeting at Gee Cees (www.goldencityhotel.com.au) this month to make it more accessible for members with mobility concerns and of course to enjoy the sun while it lasts!

Ballarat Arts Alive Annual General Meeting

2017 Annual General Meeting Report

2017 achievements AGM Monday 16 October 2017, 6pm Old Colonist’s Club, 16 Lydiard St Nth, Ballarat Haydn Smith, President’s Report Ballarat Arts Alive mission remains the same. It is a flexible forum for discussion, development and action around arts based in Ballarat and surrounds. It is volunteer-run, fostering opportunities and a vibrant arts culture. The Committee Read more about 2017 Annual General Meeting Report[…]

Ballarat Arts Alive Facebook Group

Dear Artists Ballarat Arts Alive is a volunteer-run, not-for-profit organisation that provides a flexible forum for discussion, development, advocacy and action supporting the arts and artists of Ballarat and surrounds. We currently have 1,380 subscribers on our Facebook Group but few are BAA members.  We’d appreciate if you could help us continue to support and promote the Read more about Ballarat Arts Alive Facebook Group[…]

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2016 Annual General Meeting Report

2016 achievements Chairperson’s Report Monday 5 September 2016, 5.30pm The Annexe, Art Gallery of BallaratThis year has been one of stability, growth and much hard work. At the prompting of Susanne Graham the Committee refined who we are, and the aims and vision of BAA as follows: Ballarat Arts Alive is a volunteer-run, not-for-profit organisation that provides Read more about 2016 Annual General Meeting Report[…]

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Arts Atlas

Repurposing Ballarat’s bountiful heritage buildings for arts and creative industries By Ailsa B du Bois, 21st July 2013 http://www.artsatlas.com.au/news-item/repurposing-ballarats-bountiful-heritage-buildings/   The imaginative repurposing of heritage relevant buildings for private business use is not a new phenomenon, by any means. Hospitality venue and hairdressing salon owners have capitalized on the potential of historic buildings for some Read more about Arts Atlas[…]

WolvesChildren Art Space

Wolveschildren Art Space

The gallery was opened in 7 July 2013 by artist and former teacher Erin Bond Matheson and Luke Matheson in a former mechanics’ garage as an art and studio space and shop. http://www.thecourier.com.au/story/1610020/wolveschildren-art-space-the-revamped-mechanical-garage/ http://www.thecourier.com.au/story/3970001/gallery-closes-up

Ballarat Arts Alive Artbus events

ARTBUS 7 & ARTBUS 8

Hop on a bus with Ballarat Arts Alive! Ballarat Arts Alive presents exciting ArtBus tours next two Sundays featuring a wide range of our region’s artists.   ARTBUS 8 will see us travel out to Napoleons to visit Sculptors and creators of BOAA- Biennale of Australian Art – Julie Collins & Derek John, Artist Rosalind Lawson, new collaboration between Clasch Design (Claire Schreenan)and Melinda Muscat & Fiona Read more about ARTBUS 7 & ARTBUS 8[…]

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Art Sparks – Wolveschildren Gallery

Art Sparks Nr 6- Wolveschildren Gallery, Humffray St Nth Event Report [Click to download pdf] The March Art Sparks program for 2014 was designed to spotlight the developing arts precinct that is forming in Humffray St Nth. It highlighted multiple venues: the new independent Wolveschildren Art Space, new mangagement at The Eastern (live music venue), Read more about Art Sparks – Wolveschildren Gallery[…]