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🎨 Calling young artists – the Young Archie competition is back for 2024 and entries are open!

If you're a budding artist between the ages of 5 and 18, you're invited to submit a portrait for the Young Archie 2024 competition.

Your portrait must be of a person who is special to you – someone who is known to you and who knows you and plays a significant role in your life (including self-portraits), and it must be sent to the Art Gallery before 17 March 2024.

We're looking forward to seeing your creative and expressive entries in the 12th year of #YoungArchie, so break out the art supplies and find your muse!

Head to our website for all the info on how to enter: bit.ly/3SPtaSL

The Young Archie competition is proudly supported by Presenting Partner ANZ Australia

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Artwork: 2023 Young Archie finalist Rachel Kim, age 14, 'The little boy in the cap' © the artist
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Sydney researchers suggest how being a bookworm could hold major benefits ... See MoreSee Less

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Go figure!

I do love it when researchers confirm what anyone with a brain has known for decades. Or maybe it’s just that I’m a bookworm.

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Love this quote from Kurt Vonnegut:

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Today story quote. Thank you

Keep on dancing.

I don't normally 'correct' folks on the internet, it's just not in the spirit of a creative life. But this Vonnegut quote is weirdly abridged. It's much more colourful without the bits left out in the middle! improvisedlife.com/2021/10/19/kurt-vonnegut-we-are-here-on-earth-to-fart-around/

3 weeks ago
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📢 Have you herd about these incredible prizes for art students?

We're trying to reach fine arts and visual arts students to let them know about the final year of two art prizes with increased prize money.

The Elioth Gruner Prize is a $31,000 award to an art student residing in NSW for excellence in the study of a landscape in oils.

The Robert Le Gay Brereton Prize is a $14,000 prize awarded to an art student residing in NSW exhibiting skill and promise in drawing. Kindly supported by the Jocelyn Maughan Foundation.

Both prizes close 1 April 2024. Find out more about eligibility and entering: bit.ly/483hLEx

👇 Tag someone who should know about this opportunity!

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Image: Elioth Gruner 'Spring frost' 1919 #ArtGalleryNSW, gift of F G White 1939.

🎨 These prizes are open to fine arts or visual arts students who are currently enrolled in an accredited studio-based diploma or degree, or a graduate who completed their studies in 2023.
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Teaching Award Nominations Opening Soon!

What a great way to start the school year by acknowledging our best teachers.

This year's nominations for the Commonwealth Bank Teaching Awards presented by Schools Plus, will be opening on March 4, 2024.

These prestigious awards celebrate outstanding educators who are transforming lives for their students and school community.

Nominate a teacher or school leader to see them recognised with a $40,000 Teaching Fellowship, including funds for their school, or a $10,000 Early Career Teacher Scholarship supported by Salesforce .

Nominate a great teacher or apply yourself.
For more information, visit schoolsplus.org.au/awards/

#cbateachingawards #teacherschangelives
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4 weeks ago
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Join The Arts Party 2024 Committee and be a catalyst for positive change across Australia!

Shape a nation that values creativity, education, and cultural enrichment.

We champion resilient communities, collaboration, and evidence-based ideas. Our principles focus on universal access to quality education and health services, promoting diversity and inclusion. Embrace creativity, curiosity, and collaboration as powerful tools for progress. The Arts are central to our lives, fostering connection and spreading ideas. Engage in a movement committed to a brighter future for all Australians!

Email ArtsPartyAU@gmail.com for more details. 🌟 #artsparty #Committee2024
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Join The Arts Party 2024 Committee and be a catalyst for positive change across Australia! 

Shape a nation that values creativity, education, and cultural enrichment. 

We champion resilient communities, collaboration, and evidence-based ideas. Our principles focus on universal access to quality education and health services, promoting diversity and inclusion. Embrace creativity, curiosity, and collaboration as powerful tools for progress. The Arts are central to our lives, fostering connection and spreading ideas. Engage in a movement committed to a brighter future for all Australians! 

Email ArtsPartyAU@gmail.com for more details. 🌟 #ArtsParty #Committee2024

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FB has shut off Messenger messages getting through. Please email ArtsPartAU@gmail.com to join our team for 2024!

The Arts Party is there anything you can do within the education space because it starts there. Numbers in the arts have been dwindling for years and this of course has a flow on effect into our society.

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