Domestic arts tourism: connecting the country
Domestic arts tourism supports local jobs and economies, while enriching and connecting Australians through creative experiences This report draws on Tourism Research Australia data and other resources to provide insights into the behaviour of people travelling within Australia.
Solid lines: fostering First Nations access, participation, and representation in the design and commercial art industries in Australia
This report highlights current considerations in enabling First Nations creatives to engage with commercial art and design industries in culturally safe and supported ways. Its purpose is to explore potential pathways to improve the participation and representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander creatives within...
Integrating art production and economic development in Arnhem Land, Northern Territory
This report presents the results of a study that forms one component of a major National Survey of Remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Artists. The report relates to the implementation of the National Survey in Region 2 (Arnhem Land).
Several major themes emerged from the stories of Canadian artists heard during this inquiry, including the increasing value gap, the decline in the artistic middle class, the impact of technology on creative industries and changes in consumer culture.
Integrating art production and economic development in North West NT and the Tiwi Islands
This Report presents the results of a study that forms one component of a major National Survey of Remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Artists. This Report relates to the implementation of the National Survey in Region 3: The North-West region of the Northern Territory...
Integrating art production and economic development in the Central Desert (NT) and the APY Lands (SA)
This report presents the results of a study that forms one component of a major National Survey of Remote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Artists. The Survey was undertaken in the Department of Economics at Macquarie University progressively across six regions in remote Australia. This...
Report on the impact of inauthentic art and craft in the style of First Nations peoples
First Nations art and craft is not simply a collection of design elements in some artistic media presentation. They are in fact a representation of cultural songlines. Art is therefore integral to the cultural identity, stories and history of First Nations peoples. It is about...
Arts and disability in Australia: research overview
This overview brings together published and unpublished data and research about arts and disability in Australia, and case studies highlighting arts and disability practice around the country. The research overview is part of the evidence base for a renewed National Arts and Disability Strategy.
Creative Island: sector analysis 2017
This report into the creative industries in Tasmania is based on consultations conducted in the state in 2017.
Creative Island sector analysis 2017 - analysis of extant Tasmanian creative industries data
Quantitative analysis of existing cultural and creative industry data for Tasmania.
Integrating art production and economic development in the Kimberley
An overarching purpose of this study is to investigate and analyse the extent to which art and cultural production that has market potential can provide a viable pathway towards economic empowerment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living in remote towns, settlements and outstations...
Somewhere in the world: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art and its place in the global art market
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art is a distinctive feature of Australia’s cultural and creative landscape and a sizeable component of Australian identity. While the political dimensions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art remain much contested, the aesthetic and economic aspects are better established...
Culture, creativity, cultural economy: a review
This report examines the extent to which Australia's cultural and creative economy contributes to its national comparative advantage.
Pacific arts review: final report 2013
This report identified five areas where Creative New Zealand can make a measurable difference to sustaining the health and vitality of Pacific arts over the next five years.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art economies project: literature review
This literature review surveys writing about the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art and craft sector of remote Australia. The review has been compiled as a foundational text for the ‘Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Economies’ research project being undertaken by the CRC for...
Arts and culture in Australia: a statistical overview, 2008 (second edition)
This release covers a range of topics including employment in culture, time spent on cultural activities, attendances at cultural venues and events, expenditure on culture, and imports and exports of cultural goods and services. It also provides profiles of the cultural sectors, grouped according to...