South Australia’s peak arts industry body is calling for greater government support for creatives affected by the latest pandemic outbreak, saying many won’t qualify for help under the packages already announced.
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SA arts and culture news in brief: UniSA report argues arts sector ‘consistently neglected’ during pandemic, livestreaming from Adelaide to Hollywood, composers to converge on the Fleurieu, and creatives shortlisted for public art opportunity.
Award-winning designer and film producer Alison Page – a regular panellist for eight years on ABC television show The New Inventors – has been appointed to the board of the Art Gallery of South Australia.
UPDATED: SA’s COVID-19 lockdown announcement has dealt a crushing blow to Adelaide festivals, forcing them to hit the pause button just as the city was preparing to celebrate one of its biggest winter activations.
Severe weather warnings forced organisers of South Australia’s new winter festival Illuminate Adelaide to delay last night’s opening of its centrepiece Light Cycles experience and other outdoor events until Saturday.