Enrol now for NAVA Online Courses 2017

NAVA Online Courses starts again this April. Tailored to artists and arts administrators and led by industry professionals, NAVA Online Courses offer 7-week online professional development courses to improve your arts business, grant writing and marketing skills. See course details below. All courses take place online giving you the flexibility to study at a time that suits you andContinue reading “Enrol now for NAVA Online Courses 2017”

NAVA Membership Survey

NAVA invites you to complete our annual members and subscribers survey which will assist the team to further develop our services and benefits. We would greatly appreciate your comments and feedback. This survey takes approximately 10 minutes to complete and will close on 5pm Friday 30 September 2016. NAVA respects your privacy. Your responses will remain strictly confidential.Continue reading “NAVA Membership Survey”

Artwork Transit Insurance

NAVA Premium and Premium Plus Members can now apply for transit and exhibition insurance which covers loss or damage to artwork while it is in transit, storage and on exhibition. This policy covers artworks including paintings, ceramics, glassworks, furniture, jewellery, and textiles up to the value of $100,000 around Australia and internationally. Please note theContinue reading “Artwork Transit Insurance”

3000 new members | NAVA

NAVA is at the front line of securing artists’ rights. Over our 33 year history, NAVA has enabled artists to be able to claim income tax entitlements, moral rights, the resale royalty, has established Viscopy and the Australian Design Alliance, and more – see highlights of our key achievements. Currently NAVA is working on getting paymentContinue reading “3000 new members | NAVA”

Changed outlook for NAVA

The National Association for the Visual Arts (NAVA) is facing one of its toughest challenges in the 33 year history of the organisation. This week the Australia Council for the Arts, the federal funding agency notified NAVA that it will not continue to fund its core operations as decided in this key organisational funding round. NAVA,Continue reading “Changed outlook for NAVA”

Australian Artists’ Grant

The Australian Artists’ Grant has been initiated by NAVA to assist professional visual and media arts, craft and design practitioners to produce, present and promote their work throughout Australia and overseas. Individual applicants are eligible to apply for funding of up to $500+GST. Group applications are eligible to apply for funding of up to $1,000+GST. ApplyContinue reading “Australian Artists’ Grant”

NAVA | Membership & Insuarance

What it is NAVA provides a Premium Plus membership package available to artists, craftspeople, designers (where the design is non-structural in nature), conservators, installers, registrars, curators and arts administrators. It includes six types of insurance: Public Liability Products Liability Professional Indemnity extension Property in custody or control Tenants Liability Personal accident To qualify for PremiumContinue reading “NAVA | Membership & Insuarance”

Australian Artists’ Grant

The Australian Artists’ Grant has been initiated by NAVA to assist professional visual and media arts, craft and design practitioners to produce, present and promote their work throughout Australia and overseas. This grant provides assistance towards the costs of: Production of new creative work Presentation of work in a venue Residencies involving the production ofContinue reading “Australian Artists’ Grant”

Artists’ Grants

The NSW Artists’ Grant is initiated by NAVA to assist professional visual and media arts, craft and design practitioners residing in NSW. Individual applicants are eligible to apply for funding of up to $1,250. Group applications are eligible to apply for funding of up to $2,500. Apply now. Artists from Western Sydney and Regional NSW are encouragedContinue reading “Artists’ Grants”

Join in the online conversation! #NAVAideas

JOIN IN THE ONLINE CONVERSATION On Risk Taking – Monday 7th December 2015 12.00pm-1.00pm (noon, AEST) on Twitter #NAVAideas @navavisualarts Join and participate in #NAVAideas – our new interactive forums centred around key issues facing the arts sector across Australia. What does it mean to be a risk taker in your chosen field? Why is this important?Continue reading “Join in the online conversation! #NAVAideas”

NAVA | Call to action for artists and arts organisations 

In the May 2015 Federal Budget, the Government announced that $104.8M will be removed over four years from the Australia Council’s funding. Instead these funds will be used to establish a new ‘National Programme for Excellence in the Arts’. Read the facts here. In response the Australia Council has announced suspension of the June roundContinue reading “NAVA | Call to action for artists and arts organisations “

Australian Artists’ Grant

Applications close | 16 May 2015 The Australian Artists’ Grant provides assistance to professional visual and media arts, craft and design practitioners who are Australian citizens or permanent residents. Individual applicants are eligible to apply for funding of up to $500 to assist with the public presentation of their work. Groups are eligible to apply forContinue reading “Australian Artists’ Grant”