“Art” Charities in Australia

Largest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Museum Of Contemporary Art Limited Museum Of Contemporary Art Limited ●●● - Deliver exceptional programs through collaboration; develop and maintain deep relationships with artists; and place Australian artists in an intern…
National Art School National Art School NSW ●●● NAS provided higher education services to students; NAS provided education services to high school students; NAS provided community education services…
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…
Adelaide Fringe Inc Adelaide Fringe Inc ●●● 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…
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 2019 year. There has been an increase in the number of visitations to the Museum…
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…
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; …
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…
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…
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,…
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…
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…
Rock Art Australia Rock Art Australia VIC ●●● Research grants awarded to academics working on specific research projects to advance the knowledge and understanding of rock art. The Foundation pres…
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 …
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…
Geelong Art Gallery Inc Geelong Art Gallery Inc ●●● In 2019-20, Geelong Gallery provided experiences of art that enriched peoples lives through the delivery of diverse cultural programming connecting an…
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…
Australian Centre For Contemporary Art Australian Centre For Contemporary Art VIC ●●● Throughout 2019, ACCA worked enhance audience engagement and experience by bringing new voices into the program as artists, curators and presenters, b…
Desart Inc Desart Inc NT ●●● We provided professional development, training, advocacy, marketing/promotion and business support to Aboriginal art centres located in regional and r…
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…
Perth Institute Of Contemporary Arts Limited Perth Institute Of Contemporary Arts Limited WA ●●● Presenting an artistic program of exhibitions, performances, residencies and other developments; hosting a National Graduate Art Student Exhibition; f…
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…
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 …
Bunbury Regional Theatre Inc Bunbury Regional Theatre Inc ●●● Delivered to the Region a diverse range of Art & Culture in all forms of artistic expression. Collaborated with the Regional Community in development …
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…
Tutti Arts Incorporated Tutti Arts Incorporated SA ●●● We provide services to people with disability to support them to develop an arts practice. Through this participants in our program also develop a ran…
Institute Of Modern Art Limited Institute Of Modern Art Limited QLD ●●● In 2019 the IMA delivered 20 exhibitions, growing our on-site, national and international audience attendance to engage 179,489 visitors. In June the …
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…
Multicultural Arts Victoria Inc Multicultural Arts Victoria Inc VIC ●●● We channel the artistic practices of culturally diverse artists and communities to create systems of cultural production and participation that uphold…
New England Regional Art Museum Limited New England Regional Art Museum Limited NSW ●●● . Delivered a dynamic calendar of Exhibitions . Provided educational programs . Provided a platform for local arts to exhibit their work…
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…
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…
Artspace/Visual Arts Centre Ltd Artspace/Visual Arts Centre Ltd NSW ●●● The principal activity of Artspace during the financial year was the operation of an interdisciplinary space dedicated to the production and presentat…
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…
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…
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…
Awesome Arts Australia Ltd Awesome Arts Australia Ltd WA ●●● We provide ever-expanding opportunities for WA children to actively engage with the arts, through the annual Awesome Festival and continually touring …
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…
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…
The Performance Space Ltd The Performance Space Ltd NSW ●●● We present an annual festival, Liveworks over 10 days presenting cutting edge contemporary work from Australian and Asia Pacific artists. We support a…
Australian Design Centre Australian Design Centre NSW ●●● The Australian Design Centre is an independent contemporary craft and design organisation igniting creative ideas and building cultural vibrancy. Thr…

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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…
God's Dreaming Inc God's Dreaming Inc VIC ●○○ We use inspiring art to share the good news and equip people to tell the Bible's story in a way that everyone can understand. *e.g. those with la…
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 ●●○ We aim to be South Australias leading contemporary art space, nationally renowned for supporting artists, promoting artistic excellence and enriching …
WA French Festival Inc WA French Festival Inc ●○○ The objects and purposes of the Association are: (a) promoting the French culture and the French speaking community; (b) enhancing the personal opport…
Festival of Contemporary Dance Brisbane Inc Festival of Contemporary Dance Brisbane Inc QLD ●○○ Present a week long contemporary dance festival to the community to celebrate local and national dancers and dance companies.…
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…
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…
Q 44 Theatre Incorporated Q 44 Theatre Incorporated VIC ●○○ Independent theatre production contributing to the theatre industry in Melbourne for the benefit of our audiences and participating artists.…
Australian Foundation For Arts And Culture Limited Australian Foundation For Arts And Culture Limited NSW ●○○
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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 …
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, and facilitated educational opportunities and social events for our community as a whole.…
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…
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…
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…
Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation Limited Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation Limited NT ●●● The Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation's vision is to provide vibrant and exciting platforms for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists…
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…
Diffraction Collective Inc Diffraction Collective Inc ●○○ Performance and events bringing together the creative community from around Australia, North Queensland, and International guest artists to create a …
Outer Urban Projects Limited Outer Urban Projects Limited VIC ●●○ In 2019, Outer Urban Projects delivered: a) an annual free performing art workshop program for culturally and linguistically diverse young people fro…
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…
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…
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. The purpose of the Code is to establish standards for d…
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…
Budburra Books Inc Budburra Books Inc QLD ●○○ We continued to work in the local Indigenous community of Cherbourg to fulfill our outcomes of increasing literacy, celebrating local culture through …
Shaun Parker & Company Limited Shaun Parker & Company Limited NSW ●●● Shaun Parker & Company is an exhilarating and bold Sydney-based dance company led by award winning Artistic Director and Choreographer Shaun Parker. …
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…
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.…
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…
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 …
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 …
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.…
Deloraine Creative Studios Inc Deloraine Creative Studios Inc ●○○ Provides access to working studio space, gallery for exhibitions, classes and workshops for various creative activities.…
Tjarlirli Art Indigenous Corporation Tjarlirli Art Indigenous Corporation WA Facilitate art and craft activities to enable community members to develop their skills and participate in fulfilling activities.Promote and strengthe…
Australian Art Events Foundation Australian Art Events Foundation NSW ●○○ We produced the Art Month Sydney contemporary arts festival which celebrates contemporary art, artists and galleries through a rich and diverse progra…
Culture At Work Culture At Work NSW ●○○ CULTURE AT WORK is an Artist-led Australian Research Institute. CULTURE AT WORK is an art science creative hub with a mission and vision to connect ar…
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 ●●● NAS provided higher education services to students; NAS provided education services to high school students; NAS provided community education services…
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…