This policy aims to help Australian Capital Territory to achieve the goal to be regarded nationally and internationally as home to a comprehensive program of highly regarded artist residencies.
- Diversity: art form, practice, experience, and age
- Engagement; of visiting artists with host arts organisations, the ACT’s environment and people, and Canberra’s public places
- Exchange: across art forms, between visiting and local artists, visiting artists and the local community, and host arts organisations, cultural institutions and interstate/international arts organisations
Raise the profile of the ACT, making it a sought-after destination for artists
Provide increased opportunities for artistic engagement across the Canberra community
Provide learning, professional development and networking opportunities that will inspire local artists
Create and cultivate relationships with international, national and local arts and cultural organisations