Catch Up Club - Pizza Party
Feb
28
5:00 PM17:00

Catch Up Club - Pizza Party

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Joins us around the Pizza oven for some great conversations and mouthwatering pizzas.

This month’s Catch Up is casual get together where you’ll get to create your own mouth-watering Pizzas in the beautiful Louis Joel Arts & Community Centre garden. Armed with fresh, local ingredients, artists will collaborate with each other to design and bake their pizza’s in the wood fired oven while getting to know one another over delicious food and a beverage.

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Catch Up Club - INfuse Artist Networking event featuring Georgie Mattingley
Mar
5
6:30 PM18:30

Catch Up Club - INfuse Artist Networking event featuring Georgie Mattingley

Join our creative community and hear from local artist Georgie Mattingley about the development of her art practice. Georgie works predominantly with photography and painting through social collaboration. Often adopting a playful humour and a quirky use of visual aesthetic, her work aims to beautify confronting spaces or events, as a tool to question people’s limits and values. She holds a Masters of Fine Arts from the Victorian College of the Arts and has exhibited in a number of notable exhibitions in Australia, USA and India.

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Catch Up Club – Midsumma Festival
Jan
31
7:00 PM19:00

Catch Up Club – Midsumma Festival

Joins us for a hilarious night of comedy as part of the 2019 Midsumma Festival.

Our Hostess with the mostest and Arts West Creative Member, Jennifer Piper will welcome you to the Bluestone Church Arts Space where we’ll roll in the aisles watching Mouthy, before heading down to the Night Heron for a drink, some nibbles and an opportunity to chat about the show, get to know one another and make some new artistic friends.

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Arts Law & You 2
Nov
29
10:00 AM10:00

Arts Law & You 2

Arts West and Western Edge Youth Arts are pleased to present two workshops on Copyright and Intellectual Property and how it impacts the independent and small to medium Arts Sector. Delivered by Arts Law Australia, this series of workshops will build on our previously presented Arts, Law & You event held in 2017 where we looked briefly at Contracts; Copyright & IP; Artists Collaborations; and Privacy & Data Laws.

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Platform Paper #57 Launch: Cultural Justice & the Right to Thrive
Nov
23
6:00 PM18:00

Platform Paper #57 Launch: Cultural Justice & the Right to Thrive

Arts West, Big hART, Currency Press and Theatre Network Australia present the launch of award-winning writer, director and cultural activist Scott Rankin’s Platform Paper, Cultural Justice and the Right to Thrive, the quarterly essay on the performing arts, published by Currency House.

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Cultural Competency and Settlement Training
Oct
19
10:30 AM10:30

Cultural Competency and Settlement Training

Arts West and Western Edge Youth Arts are pleased to present two Cultural Competency and Settlement workshops for Artists.

Delivered by Centre for Multicultural Youth (CMY) trainer, Linette Harriott, this full day workshop explores the essential skills and knowledge required to effectively work with young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds.

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Western Metro Arts and Culture Forum: Meet the Candidates for the 2018 Victorian Election
Oct
18
10:00 AM10:00

Western Metro Arts and Culture Forum: Meet the Candidates for the 2018 Victorian Election

Arts West has invited candidates for the Victorian state election in November to share their vision for arts and culture in the west. This is an opportunity to meet your local candidates, hear their policies and ask them questions over morning tea about the ways they will support your arts practice and foster cultural participation in Melbourne’s west.

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Mental Health First Aid Training
Aug
29
to Aug 30

Mental Health First Aid Training

Mental Health First Aid is an award winning 12-hour course, designed to equip people (non-mental health professionals) with the tools to recognise and respond to a person who may have a mental health problem or be experiencing a mental health crisis and guide them toward appropriate support.  The training is delivered by accredited trainers in Australia and 23 countries internationally.

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Arts & being a NDIS Provider: To Register or Not To Register
Mar
13
10:30 AM10:30

Arts & being a NDIS Provider: To Register or Not To Register

If you want to know more about how Arts and the NDIS can work together and considering becoming a NDIS service provider, then you should come along to our next  Arts West event. This event follows on from our Arts & the NDIS: Working Together session held in September 2017 with Arts Access.

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Arts West Launch
Jul
16
2:00 PM14:00

Arts West Launch

Join 100 Story Building, Ausdance Victoria, Big West, cohealth Arts Generator, Footscray Community Arts Centre, Snuff Puppets, The Substation, Western Edge Youth Arts and Women's Circus as we celebrate the launch of Arts West, a groundbreaking new arts partnership

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