Facebook Group

Facebook Group

Dear Artists https://www.facebook.com/groups/BallaratArtsAlive/ 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[…]

Annual General Meeting 2016

Annual General Meeting 2016

Thank you everyone who came to BAA AGM, to committee members for organising the venue, snacks and entertainment, to Tim Gay who gave a free talk on GST for artists and to Ballarat poet and performer Nathan Curnow for ‘Moving forward’ arts commentary – it was hilarious! Thank you to all our new and existing paid[…]

AGM 2016 Notice

AGM 2016 Notice

Dear Members and Non-Members, Please be informed that the Annual General Meeting of Ballarat Arts Alive Inc will take place on September 12th from 5.30pm Ballarat Art Gallery McCain Annexe *5.30 Free GST Workshop for artists by BAA Treasurer Tim Gay, Crowe Horwath who’s also a Deputy Chair of Her Majesty Theatre *6pm AGM Business *Followed by “Arts[…]

SPACE 22

SPACE 22

Space 22 was an artist-run contemporary art space aimed at promoting the professional development of emerging and established artists. Located at 22 Main Road, Space 22 opened with the ‘Launch’ exhibition in Feb 2010 & concluded at the end of June 2011. The space was run by a small group of volunteers (all practicing artists)[…]

Arts Atlas

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[…]

Big Space

Big Space

BIG SPACE was a shared artist studio set up by Sam Brown, Amy Tsilemanis & Aldona Kmiec. Operating from May -December 2014 we offered a meeting and coworking space, artist gallery and photography studio at 119 Sturt Street ground floor of the Ballarat Mechanics Institute. We were proud to have hosted a number of unique events[…]