“Art” Charities in Australia

Largest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Museum Of Contemporary Art Limited Museum Of Contemporary Art Limited NSW ●●● Taking a leadership role is shaping an Australia that values contemporary art and artists. The MCA is Australia's Museum of Contemporary Art ded…
National Art School National Art School NSW ●●● The National Art School is a not-for-profit entity and its principal object is to be a centre of excellence for the provision of higher education and …
The Sydney Festival Limited The Sydney Festival Limited NSW ●●● 2019 was the 43rd annual Sydney Festival and ran from January 9-27, featuring 113 events, with over 107,000 tickets sold. Of these events, 41 were fre…
Variety - the Children's Charity (NSW/ACT) Variety - the Children's Charity (NSW/ACT) NSW ●●● We believe all kids deserve a fair go in life. So we help kids with these challenges: - Sickness - Disadvantage (financial or geographic) - Special n…
National Gallery Of Australia Foundation National Gallery Of Australia Foundation ACT ●●● The NGA Foundation is a not for profit organisation that encourages philanthropy in the community, raises funds and secures gifts of works of art to s…
Circa Contemporary Circus Ltd Circa Contemporary Circus Ltd QLD ●●● We promote, foster and practice the art of circus based theatre; to produce and present all forms of theatrical entertainments; to initiate and encour…
Adelaide Fringe Inc Adelaide Fringe Inc SA ●●● Donations to the Artist Fund are used in the promotion of one or more of the following: literature, music, a performing art, a visual art, a craft, de…
New Haven Farm Home Limited New Haven Farm Home Limited NSW ●●● We provided the following supports to people living with a disability: Supported accommodation services; Community access and participation services; …
FORM building a state of creativity Inc. FORM building a state of creativity Inc. WA ●●● FORM's activities in culture and the arts; economic, social and community development; and education all support our mission for cultural and cre…
Victorian Opera Company Ltd Victorian Opera Company Ltd VIC ●●● The Company provides regional communities and the public in general with affordable access to the opera. In addition it offers education classes to Vi…
Gidarjil Development Corporation Ltd Gidarjil Development Corporation Ltd QLD ●●● Gidarjil activities have helped protect and preserve the values, traditions, lores, languages, culture, customs, cultural heritage and traditional lan…
Abbotsford Convent Foundation Abbotsford Convent Foundation VIC ●●● The Convent buildings and grounds provide arts, cultural, learning and wellbeing activities to the community. It has over 100 studios, two galleries, …
Heide Park And Art Gallery Heide Park And Art Gallery VIC ●●● Heide Museum of Modern Art continues to offer an inspiring, educational and thought-provoking experience of modern and contemporary art, architecture,…
Regional Arts Victoria Regional Arts Victoria VIC ●●● Regional Arts Victoria inspires art across the state. Through creative facilitation, touring, education, specialised resources, artistic projects and …
Bundanon Trust Bundanon Trust NSW ●●● The principal activities of the Trust during the financial year were the promotion of the arts and the preservation of the natural and cultural herita…
Kimberley Foundation Australia Limited Kimberley Foundation Australia Limited VIC ●●● Research grants awarded to academics working on specific research projects to advance the knowledge and understanding of rock art. The Foundation pres…
Tarrawarra Museum Of Art Limited Tarrawarra Museum Of Art Limited VIC ●●● 4 July 2018 Childrens Workshop over two sessions with Clare James creating sculptures. 6 October 2018-Childrens Workshop with Biennial artist, Hiromi…
The Trustee For The Qantas Foundation Memorial Trust The Trustee For The Qantas Foundation Memorial Trust QLD ●●● The Museum has hosted a number of significant art exhibitions for the 2018 year. There has been an increase in the number of visitations to the Museu…
Australian Centre For Contemporary Art Australian Centre For Contemporary Art VIC ●●● n 2018 ACCA exhibited work by over 100 artists (including 27 new commissions); supported 8 curators; presented 128 public programs; and commissioned o…
Geelong Art Gallery Inc Geelong Art Gallery Inc VIC ●●● advancement of education and other purposes of a Public art gallery…
Mcclelland Sculpture Ltd Mcclelland Sculpture Ltd VIC ●●● McClelland's purpose is to promote public understanding, education and the experience of modernist sculpture and contemporary artistic practice i…
Injalak Arts & Crafts Association Incorporated Injalak Arts & Crafts Association Incorporated ●●● We operate an arts and cultural center in Gunbalanya, Northern Territory, with the main aim of relieving poverty, suffering and distress among the peo…
Desart Inc Desart Inc NT ●●● Desart, as the peak body for Central Australian Aboriginal Art and Craft Centres continues to maintain, develop and deliver programs relevant to our a…
New England Regional Art Museum Limited New England Regional Art Museum Limited NSW ●●● MISSION: The New England Regional Art Museum is committed to providing a well-resourced cultural centre that embraces dialogue, interaction and and l…
Arts Access Society Inc Arts Access Society Inc VIC ●●● Our purpose is to realise the cultural aspirations of people with disability. We achieve this through the delivery of outstanding community arts and c…
Bunbury Regional Theatre Inc Bunbury Regional Theatre Inc WA ●●● Delivering to the community a diverse range of Art & Culture in all its forms of artistic expression. Collaborating with the Regional community in de…
Multicultural Arts Victoria Inc Multicultural Arts Victoria Inc VIC ●●● We actively encourage and support partnerships at all levels, from the grass roots level including new and emerging communities to the established and…
Arts Project Australia Inc Arts Project Australia Inc VIC ●●● Arts Project Australia supports artists in the studio by: Encouraging individual expression and personal style Providing high quality materials and …
Lyon Foundation Limited Lyon Foundation Limited VIC ●●● By accepting donations of cash and acquire artwork to be available for viewing by the general public…
Perth Institute Of Contemporary Arts Limited Perth Institute Of Contemporary Arts Limited WA ●●● Presenting an artistic program of exhibitions and performances; hosting Graduate Art Student Exhibition; fostering emerging artists; promoting and sup…
CAIRNS ART GALLERY LIMITED CAIRNS ART GALLERY LIMITED QLD ●●● The Gallery is unique within the Cairns arts offer, providing artists with an aspirational pathway and opportunities to create art of the highest qual…
The Trustee For The Foundation For The Islamic Museum Of Australia The Trustee For The Foundation For The Islamic Museum Of Australia VIC ●●● The Museum's purpose is to create a culture of awareness and understanding about the religion of Islam by showcasing the artistic and historical …
Mareeba District Flexi-Support Association Inc. Mareeba District Flexi-Support Association Inc. QLD ●●● We were able to offer an extensive range of support services which were tailored to suit individual abilities, interests, needs and goals.…
Shopfront Arts Co. Op. Ltd. Shopfront Arts Co. Op. Ltd. NSW ●●● We provided cultural and social activities for Young People in the St George and Southern Sydney regions. Advocating for the voices of Children and Yo…
The Trustee For A M Mcclelland Estate The Trustee For A M Mcclelland Estate ●●● McClelland's purpose is to promote public understanding and the experience of sculpture and contemporary artistic practice in an Australian bushl…
Cairns Indigenous Art Fair Limited Cairns Indigenous Art Fair Limited QLD ●●● The vision of Cairns Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF) is to provide platforms for cultural exchange and economic opportunity for Queensland Indigenous artis…
Beyond Empathy Limited Beyond Empathy Limited NSW ●●● Beyond Empathy began it's Community Arts and Cultural Development work in remote NSW. Today BE works in urban and suburban, regional and remote c…
Art Gallery Of Western Australia Foundation Art Gallery Of Western Australia Foundation WA ●●● The Art Gallery of Western Australia Foundation encourages and facilitates philanthropy which directly develops the State Art Collection. It has had a…
Institute Of Modern Art Limited Institute Of Modern Art Limited QLD ●●● In 2018 the IMA delivered 19 exhibitions to a growing audience of over 155,000, both on-site and around the globe. Across these programs, thirty-two n…
Spare Parts Puppet Theatre Inc Spare Parts Puppet Theatre Inc WA ●●● Spare Parts Puppet Theatre engages through puppetry with timeless and universal issues, exploring and celebrating what it is to be human. We encourage…
The Man From Snowy River Bush Festival The Man From Snowy River Bush Festival VIC ●●● * Celebrate the unique bush culture of our region and Australia. *Brings up to 10,000 visitors to our town which supports local businesses and communi…
Artspace/Visual Arts Centre Ltd Artspace/Visual Arts Centre Ltd NSW ●●● Artspace is a leading interdisciplinary space for the production and presentation of contemporary art. Through new commissions, exhibitions, performan…
Bamanga Bubu Ngadimunku Aboriginal Corporation Bamanga Bubu Ngadimunku Aboriginal Corporation QLD ●●● Bamanga Bubu Ngadimunku Inc.(BBN Inc.) is the 'not for profit' incorporated association that represents the cultural, social and economic as…
Awesome Arts Australia Ltd Awesome Arts Australia Ltd WA ●●● We, along with WA groups ,organisations and media partners, provide access to exhibitions, writing opportunities, art works and other activities to ch…
Sherman Centre for Culture & Ideas Sherman Centre for Culture & Ideas NSW ●●● The Sherman Centre for Culture and Ideas (SCCI), is a pioneering not-for-profit organisation, which follows Founder and Executive Director Dr Gene She…
The Torch Project The Torch Project VIC ●●● The Torch Project provides art, cultural and vocational support to Indigenous offenders and ex-offenders. The core business of the Torch is to address…
Australian Shakespeare Company Australian Shakespeare Company VIC ●●● The Short Term Objectives are to: Administer, develop, promote, control, manage and encourage the performance and appreciation of Shakespeare and o…
Legs On The Wall Legs On The Wall NSW ●●● We held multiple developments of new performance works, provided space for artists to develop their practice and works, and premiered and began a tour…
Tutti Arts Incorporated Tutti Arts Incorporated SA ●●● Tutti Arts works across many art forms to promote the professional development of artists with a learning or intellectual disability. The quality of T…
National Association For The Visual Arts Ltd National Association For The Visual Arts Ltd NSW ●●● The National Association for the Visual Arts (NAVA) leads advocacy, policy and action for an Australian contemporary arts sector that's ambitious…

Newest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Tasmanian Museum and Art  Gallery Foundation Limited Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery Foundation Limited TAS ●○○ The TMAG Foundation support the museum through the raising of funds for the purchase of art and the staging of exhibitions and employment of a develop…
Castlemaine Art Museum Ltd Castlemaine Art Museum Ltd VIC ●●○ We operate an art museum in regional Victoria. The Castlemaine Art Museum connects people through art, history, place and ideas.…
Contemporary SA Incorporated Contemporary SA Incorporated SA ●●○ Through its free exhibition and events, ACE Open provided opportunities to 117 artists form part of its 2018 program, presented 10 exhibitions and 27 …
WA French Festival Inc WA French Festival Inc WA ●○○ The objects and purposes of the Association are: (a) promoting the French culture and the French speaking community; (b) enhancing the personal opport…
God's Dreaming Inc God's Dreaming Inc VIC ●○○ The charity attended numerous events speaking about the purpose of the God's Dreaming art project . The organisation hosted numerous christian ar…
Q 44 Theatre Incorporated Q 44 Theatre Incorporated VIC ●○○ Q44 make theatre that is intimate, confronting and relatable. We strive to inspire people to laugh more, feel more and think more. We don't want …
Creative Futures Limited Creative Futures Limited VIC ●○○ Creative Futures Ltd (CFL) was established in July 2015 as a not-for-profit charity. The objects and purpose for which the company is established is f…
Rhythms of Life Land Art Project Limited Rhythms of Life Land Art Project Limited VIC ●○○ 1. Japan: We continue our research for an appropriate site to develop a project in the region of Ostuchi which is still recovering from the devastati…
Swingbridge Arts Ltd Swingbridge Arts Ltd VIC ●○○ This was a quiet year for Swingbridge. We did not create or present new or repertoire work. We focussed on rationalising sets and props, and admin wor…
Festival of Contemporary Dance Brisbane Inc Festival of Contemporary Dance Brisbane Inc ●○○ Design, Curate and Present an International Contemporary Dance Festival in Brisbane Australia…
Bamanga Bubu Ngadimunku Aboriginal Corporation Bamanga Bubu Ngadimunku Aboriginal Corporation QLD ●●● Bamanga Bubu Ngadimunku Inc.(BBN Inc.) is the 'not for profit' incorporated association that represents the cultural, social and economic as…
Epworth Arts Foundation Limited Epworth Arts Foundation Limited VIC ●○○ Epworth Arts Foundation Limited receives donated art works (Collection) via the Australian Governments Cultural Gifts Program. The Collection includes…
Australian Foundation For Arts And Culture Limited Australian Foundation For Arts And Culture Limited NSW ●○○
Modern Art Projects - Blue Mountains Assoc. Inc Modern Art Projects - Blue Mountains Assoc. Inc NSW ●○○ MAPBM is an arts organisation that promotes, supports and exhibits local artists and art projects by providing opportunities for development and displ…
Samford Commons Ltd Samford Commons Ltd QLD ●○○ We provided support for local community groups…
Cairns Indigenous Art Fair Limited Cairns Indigenous Art Fair Limited QLD ●●● The vision of Cairns Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF) is to provide platforms for cultural exchange and economic opportunity for Queensland Indigenous artis…
The Korean Traditional Performers Group Hanmadang Inc. The Korean Traditional Performers Group Hanmadang Inc. QLD ●○○ and workshops. With these activities Hanmadang was able to attract local Queenslanders to enjoy Korean culture, as well as building positive intercult…
Regional Association for Visual Arts, Education and Culture Incorporated Regional Association for Visual Arts, Education and Culture Incorporated NSW ●○○ Our charity has made fully equipped professional art studios available to local community individuals and groups with no tuition fees only a co-contri…
Roomies Arts Inc Roomies Arts Inc NSW ●○○ We provided arts and culture opportunites for Artists with a disability. We worked on facilitating their devloment of a professional practice and gav…
One Vision Productions Limited One Vision Productions Limited NSW ●●○ We provide mentoring and workshops to primary and high school children who are at risk of dropping out of school both indigenous and non indigenous. O…
Waterside Blacksmithing and Metal Art Association Inc. Waterside Blacksmithing and Metal Art Association Inc. VIC ●○○ - We received grants and conducted fundraising to allow the holding of a free community blacksmith festival. - We organised a festival that attracted …
Project Fearless Inc Project Fearless Inc WA ●○○ Art exhibition - promote local artists, give unknown artists a chance to showcase their work, encouraged discussion on body image. Book project - gat…
Collie Gallery Group Inc. Collie Gallery Group Inc. WA ●○○ The Collie Gallery Group Inc manages and operates the Collie Art Gallery. The Gallery has had a full program of exhibitions and workshops throughout 2…
Social Opportunity Group Inc. Social Opportunity Group Inc. ●○○ Food For Thought has three key pillars.... Education drives sustainable social change within communities and we strongly believe that interaction an…
Diffraction Collective Inc Diffraction Collective Inc ●○○ Artgaze Lab Inc develops Artgaze magazine and is an online arts and culture publication that also features national and international content; support…
Lyon Foundation Limited Lyon Foundation Limited VIC ●●● By accepting donations of cash and acquire artwork to be available for viewing by the general public…
Circa Contemporary Circus Ltd Circa Contemporary Circus Ltd QLD ●●● We promote, foster and practice the art of circus based theatre; to produce and present all forms of theatrical entertainments; to initiate and encour…
Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation Limited Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation Limited NT ●●○ Created, managed and delivered the annual world class Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair which supported 75 remote community, Indigenous owned and operated, …
Lines in the Sand North Stradbroke Island Ltd Lines in the Sand North Stradbroke Island Ltd ●○○ Lines in the Sand (Mudlines) hosted six excursions and projects, including the September residency on Canaipa Island. The first two excursions were to…
Cowra Japanese Garden And Cultural Centre Limited Cowra Japanese Garden And Cultural Centre Limited NSW ●●○ Education of school children and adults about Japanese design, Japanese crafts and Japanese Cultural Heritage…
FIER Institute FIER Institute NSW Provided educational seminars, sessions and 3 regional scholarships to regional men, women and youths on the benefits of using photography to promote …
Outer Urban Projects Limited Outer Urban Projects Limited VIC ●●○ In 2018 Outer Urban Projects delivered a) an annual free performing art workshop program for culturally and linguistically diverse young people from …
Ananguku Mimili Maku Arts Aboriginal Corporation Ananguku Mimili Maku Arts Aboriginal Corporation NT Facilitating art and craft activities to enable communitymembers to develop their skills and participate in fulfillingactivities. Promote and strength…
G.R.A.I.N. Inc. G.R.A.I.N. Inc. VIC ●○○ We provide an arts facility for our community, building community capacity in the arts and creating an inclusive environment where all are encouraged …
Sydney Jewish Music Festival Incorporated Sydney Jewish Music Festival Incorporated NSW ●○○ Cultural purposes by presenting Jewish music & art to the general community by way of a music and art festival.…
Grampianarts Grampianarts VIC ●●○ providing art development workshops open to the public…
Planetary Healing Artists Association Of Australia Inc Planetary Healing Artists Association Of Australia Inc VIC ●○○ * Promotion of world peace through the creation of St Kilda peace pageant 2019. * Promotion of arts through community arts workshops to create a com…
Illawarra Association For The Visual Arts Illawarra Association For The Visual Arts ●○○ We provide opportunities to promote and further develop our professional artist members.…
Glenorchy Art And Sculpture Park Glenorchy Art And Sculpture Park TAS ●○○ We operated a Sculpture Park and developed cultural and creative programs for local and regional community.…
Indigenous Art Code Limited Indigenous Art Code Limited NSW ●○○ The Indigenous Art Code is a system to preserve and promote ethical trading in Indigenous art. We aim to establish standards for dealings between Deal…
The Dax Centre Limited The Dax Centre Limited VIC ●●○ Our mission is to advance the understanding of mental health issues and reduce stigma through Art. The Dax Centre provides artists with lived experi…
Gallery Kaiela Incorporated Gallery Kaiela Incorporated VIC ●●○ Our activities and outcomes in 2019 - We provided art studio workshop space, equipment and materials to Aboriginal community members in the Goulburn M…
The Trustee For Howard Hinton Trust The Trustee For Howard Hinton Trust NSW ●○○ The Trust maintained the Howard Hinton collection, promoting and enriching the awareness of the collection including education, research and events…
Shaun Parker & Company Limited Shaun Parker & Company Limited NSW ●●○ Shaun Parker & Company worked towards its vision to be Australias premiere dance theatre company: creating, producing and touring innovative dance wor…
Budburra Books Inc Budburra Books Inc QLD ●○○ We continued to work in the local Indigenous community of Cherbourg to fulfil our outcomes of increasing literacy, celebrating local culture through s…
The Trustee For The Foundation For The Islamic Museum Of Australia The Trustee For The Foundation For The Islamic Museum Of Australia VIC ●●● The Museum's purpose is to create a culture of awareness and understanding about the religion of Islam by showcasing the artistic and historical …
The Trustee For Chandler Coventry Collection Trust The Trustee For Chandler Coventry Collection Trust NSW ●○○ Maintained the collection and included pieces of the collection in numerous public exhibitions…
National Art School National Art School NSW ●●● The National Art School is a not-for-profit entity and its principal object is to be a centre of excellence for the provision of higher education and …
Australian Decorative and Fine Arts Society Newcastle Incorporated Australian Decorative and Fine Arts Society Newcastle Incorporated ●○○ During the year 9 public lectures on art and design were offered to members. Two half-day special interest lectures were also offered. Several small g…
Right Now Inc Right Now Inc ●○○ Our overall objective is an Australia where people have informed and inspired discussions about human rights, equality and justice.Our aims are to pro…