Tag Archives: the arts

Arts training is an essential part of an innovative nation

To describe creative arts training as a “lifestyle” choice in my view demonstrates a lack of knowledge of what is involved and what is produced. There seems to be no understanding or recognition that artists/arts workers are trained professionals who are highly skilled, knowledgeable and adept. They are also highly employable in many industry sectors – not just the arts.

Source: Arts training is an essential part of an innovative nation

NB: This is a great reply to the Federal Governments assertion that “working in the the arts sector is a lifestyle choice” issue

A Music Lover’s Guide To The 2016 Federal Election

With the 2016 Federal Election happening today, the one thing that has been on the lips and minds of voters and even politicians alike is the country’s arts industry.

Source: A Music Lover’s Guide To The 2016 Federal Election

NB: No matter what happens, I hope that the arts industry is one of the main winners.