Blacktown City Council Creative Arts Fund
The Creative Arts Fund is an initiative of Blacktown City Council, with $40,000 worth of grants awarded annually to local individual artists and organisations to encourage artistic excellence in Blacktown.
Applications for the 2018 Creative Arts Fund have closed.
Creative Residency Program
The residency program supports artistic development and emerging arts practices across all forms through funding and/or access to our studios.
Applications for the 2019 Creative Residency Program will open in August 2018. Read more.
Solid Ground is a three-year strategy established in partnership with Carriageworks that provides pathways into the arts and cultural industries for young Indigenous people in Blacktown, Redfern, and Waterloo. Read more.
Blacktown City Art Prize
The annual Blacktown City Art Prize is a highly valued art prize, with cash prizes and acquisitive awards.
Entries for the 2018 Blacktown City Art Prize will open in July 2018. Read more.
Blacktown City Art Prize | Children & Young Artists Prize
The Blacktown City Art Prize celebrates the creativity of local young people through an environmentally-themed Children and Young Artists Prize.
Entry forms for the 2018 Children & Young Artists Prize will be available in July 2018. Read more.
Image: Sarah Dahia, a 2017 and 2018 studio resident. Photograph by Joshua Morris.