“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 ●●● 2018 was the 42nd annual Sydney Festival and ran from January 6-28, featuring 133 events, with over 140,000 tickets sold. Of these events, 47 were fre…
Variety - the Children's Charity (NSW/ACT) Variety - the Children's Charity (NSW/ACT) NSW ●●● We believe that all kids deserve a fair go in life. So we help kids with these challenges: - Sickness - Disadvantage - Special needs We do this by …
Abbotsford Convent Foundation Abbotsford Convent Foundation VIC ●●● Abbotsford Convent Foundation (ACF) is a not-for-profit organisation that operates the The former Convent of the Good Shepherd, an ex-monastic site, …
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…
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…
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 ●●● Our Charity's activities are focused on the overall health and well being of our clients. We provide support and care to people with a disability…
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…
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…
Geelong Art Gallery Inc Geelong Art Gallery Inc VIC ●●● advancement of education and other purposes of a Public art gallery…
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…
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 Kimberley rock art. The Foun…
CAIRNS ART GALLERY LIMITED CAIRNS ART GALLERY LIMITED QLD ●●● Donations of works of art to the Gallery collection for the benefit of the regional community.…
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 ●●● Arts Access Victoria is dedicated to an ambitious agenda of social & artistic transformation for people with disability, the communities in which they…
Bunbury Regional Theatre Inc Bunbury Regional Theatre Inc WA ●●● Delivering to the community a diverse range of Art & Culture by way of all forms of artistic expression but mainly performing arts. Collaborating wit…
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…
Tarrawarra Museum Of Art Limited Tarrawarra Museum Of Art Limited VIC ●●● 22 July 2017 - Keynote Lecture by Christopher Heathcote for the exhibition Discovering Dobell 2 October 2017 - Cao Feis La Town Film Screening at the …
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…
Arts Project Australia Inc Arts Project Australia Inc VIC ●●● Supporting artists with intellectual disabilities through our studio and gallery, promoting their work and advocating for their inclusion in contempor…
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…
Mcclelland Sculpture Ltd Mcclelland Sculpture Ltd VIC ●●● McClellands purpose is to promote public understanding, education and the experience of sculpture and contemporary artistic practice in an Australian …
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…
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…
Beyond Empathy Limited Beyond Empathy Limited NSW ●●● Beyond Empathy began its Community Arts and Cultural Development work in remote NSW. Today BE works in urban and suburban, regional and remote communi…
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. Thro…
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…
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…
Detached Cultural Organisation Ltd Detached Cultural Organisation Ltd TAS ●●● Focusing on the challenge, complexity and resonance of Australian and international contemporary art and society, Detached aims to: * be flexible and…
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…
Lyon Foundation Limited Lyon Foundation Limited VIC ●●● Support and promote contemporary art generally with a particular focus on Australian contemporary art. Continue to build the company's permanent …
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 othe…
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…
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…
Art Gallery Of Western Australia Foundation Art Gallery Of Western Australia Foundation WA ●●● Funds were raised predominantly from WA individual donors. These funds were used to purchase important works of art for the State Art Collection.…
Mareeba District Flexi-Support Association Inc. Mareeba District Flexi-Support Association Inc. QLD ●●● FlexiChoice is a community based, not for profit organisation which has been delivering quality support services across the Northern Tablelands, FNQ f…
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 …
Ballarat International Foto Biennale Inc Ballarat International Foto Biennale Inc VIC ●●● The Ballarat International Foto Biennale Inc (BIFB) is a not-for-profit organisation presenting a biennial festival of contemporary photography in the…
The Performance Space Ltd The Performance Space Ltd NSW ●●● Performance Space is the crucible for risk-taking artists. Emerging over 34 years ago in response to artists articulated desire to explore and investi…

Newest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Tasmanian Museum and Art  Gallery Foundation Limited Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery Foundation Limited TAS ●○○ We raised funds for the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery to assist in acquiring new items for the State Collection of art, decorative arts and science…
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…
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…
Rhythms of Life Land Art Project Limited Rhythms of Life Land Art Project Limited VIC ●○○ We are in the first stages of developing a project in the region of Otsuchi in Japan which is still recovering from the devastation of the Tsunami. …
Swingbridge Arts Ltd Swingbridge Arts Ltd VIC ●○○ We toured and presented an original Australian music theatre work for young children, throughout Victoria, assisted by Regional Arts Victoria. Provide…
Festival of Contemporary Dance Brisbane Inc Festival of Contemporary Dance Brisbane Inc QLD ●○○ Supercell: Festival of Contemporary Dance is an annual festival that is transforming Brisbane into an international hub for contemporary dance. Creati…
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 ●○○ Arts and cultural development initiative through debut event wonders along the silk road. http://afac.org.au/gallery/wonders-along -the-silk-road/The e…
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 ●○○ Our purpose is to advance education and culture and affirm the importance and relevance of art and design led innovation to Victorian culture, the eco…
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 ●○○ Hanmadang performed activities such as traditional music, dance, art performances and workshops. With these activities Hanmadang was able to attract l…
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 provide professional development for artists who have a disability or have mental health challnges.…
One Vision Productions Limited One Vision Productions Limited NSW ●●○ One Vision provided Music & Film Workshops in schools and one on one mentoring to youth in schools and through our Creative Hub. We offered courses to…
Waterside Blacksmithing and Metal Art Association Inc. Waterside Blacksmithing and Metal Art Association Inc. VIC ●○○ - We fundraise, organise and run a blacksmithing and metal art festival which encourages fellowship within the Australian and International blacksmith…
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…
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…
MKA Incorporated MKA Incorporated VIC ●○○
Social Opportunity Group Inc. Social Opportunity Group Inc. VIC ●○○ Education drives sustainable social change within communities and we strongly believe that interaction and enjoyment are the keys to unlocking childre…
Collie Gallery Group Inc. Collie Gallery Group Inc. WA ●○○ The Collie Gallery Group manages and operates exhibitions, workshops and events at the Collie Art Gallery. The Collie Gallery Group also delivers the…
Lyon Foundation Limited Lyon Foundation Limited VIC ●●● Support and promote contemporary art generally with a particular focus on Australian contemporary art. Continue to build the company's permanent …
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, …
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…
Lines in the Sand North Stradbroke Island Ltd Lines in the Sand North Stradbroke Island Ltd QLD ●○○ 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 ●●○ *We provide displays of Japanese Moveable Cultural Heritage that provides an insight to Japanese Art and Culture. *We engage with performers and facil…
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 …
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 ●○○ Provision of a range of contemporary arts and cultural experiences at GASP's waterfront public open space.…
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 ●○○ We run education programs to secondary school and tertiary students that increase the understanding of mental health issues through art. We exhibited …
Gallery Kaiela Incorporated Gallery Kaiela Incorporated VIC ●●○ Website link - https://kaielaarts.org.au/ -We provide studio space and basic art materials to members of the local Aboriginal community. Kaiela Arts i…
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 …
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 ●○○ G.R.A.I.N. Inc provided art and cultural activities including exhibitions, workshops, performance events for a range of people in our region. Our visi…
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 ●●○ We provide workshops for artist do develop their artist skills, we provide opportunities for artist to exhibit their work…
Planetary Healing Artists Association Of Australia Inc Planetary Healing Artists Association Of Australia Inc ●○○ The Planetary Healing Artists Association held a "One World" Multi-faith / Inter-spiritual Art Exhibition for UN International Day of Peace and a Sols…
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…