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Arts Board Arts Grants Closed: 6 Sep 2013

62 grants totalling $1,678,703 were offered to support projects by New Zealand artists, practitioners and arts organisations. Over $4.7 million was requested from 142 applications.

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Funding recipients

Adam Art Gallery - Te Pataka Toi

Towards an exhibition titled 'Cinema & Painting'.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $39,000

Artists Alliance Incorporated

Towards mentoring and internship programmes in the regions.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $20,000

Auckland University of Technology

Towards two publications relating to exhibitions programme projects.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $20,000

Barbarian Productions Ltd & Show Pony Ltd

Towards design laboratory, rehearsal and presentation of 'White Elephant'.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $56,236

Barbarian Productions Ltd & Show Pony Ltd

Towards rehearsal costs in order to present 'Yo Future' to three locations in 2014.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $38,822

Biennale of Sydney

To present the work of Shannon Te Ao in the 19th Biennale of Sydney.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $13,270

Bridget Williams Books Ltd

Towards publication of eight literary BWB texts.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $12,000

Bullet Heart Club

Towards artists' fees and promotional costs to present a premiere season of a new New Zealand work 'Daffodils'.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $30,035

Cantabrian Society of Sonic Artists Inc

Towards a two day international sonic arts festival in partnership with Christchurch City Council ever evolving events programme.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $10,000

Composers Association of NZ

Towards the annual Nelson Composers Workshop.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $14,800

Contemporary Art Galleries University of Connecticut & Louise Menzies

Towards a residency and solo exhibition featuring new works by Louise Menzies.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $20,000

Daniel Belton and Good Company

Towards development of a new multi media project for touring.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $22,000

David Bateman Ltd

Towards publication of a book on historical embroidered samplers of New Zealand.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $10,000

Duncan Sarkies & James Milne

To create a collaborative project and promotional material.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $25,650

Dylan Lardelli

Towards a new work for string quartet.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $15,000

Elizabeth Thomson

Towards the development of a new body of work for a solo exhibition.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $30,500

Ensemble Impact

Towards artists' salaries for 'The Asian Invasion'.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $35,540

EyeContact

Towards six months of publishing art reviews on EyeContact.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $32,000

Gillian Whitehead

Towards a composition for piano and string quartet to be premiered at the Euroarts Festival in Prague.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $9,000

Gisborne Rotary Charitable Trust

Towards fees and travel costs for jurors.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $14,000

Govett-Brewster Art Gallery

Towards stipends, accommodation and travel costs for artist residencies.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $22,700

Hamilton Gardens Summer Festival Foundation

Towards presentation of New Zealand works at the 2014 Hamilton Gardens Arts Festival.

This content is tagged as Pan-artform festivals .

AWARDED: $40,000

Java Dance Company

Towards flights to tour 'Back of the Bus' to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2014.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $19,402

John Turner

Towards production of high quality book of photographs.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $20,000

Kahra Scott-James

Towards music composition and soundtrack design for an experimental animated film.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $4,440

Kerrin Sharpe

Towards a collection of original poems.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $15,000

Lake Taupo Arts Festival Trust

Towards the Erupt Lake Taupo Arts Festival in 2014.

This content is tagged as Pan-artform festivals .

AWARDED: $40,000

Lawrence Patchett

For the Todd New Writers' Bursary towards the first draft of a novel.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $20,000

Little Dog Barking Theatre Ltd

Towards script development, music, production costs and rehearsals for a new work for young audiences.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $35,200

MAU Dance Ltd

Towards touring 'Stones In Her Mouth' to marae.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $100,000

Melanie Hamilton & Ross McCormack

To develop a new work, 'The Maker'.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $49,270

Nathaniel Lees

Towards research, development and writing of the performance script for 'Falesa'.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $18,380

New Zealand School of Music

Towards the Creative New Zealand/Jack C Richards Composer in Residence.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $25,000

Nga Rangatahi Toa Creative Arts Initiative

Towards one-to-one mentoring workshops followed by an exhibition of the works created.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $22,800

Nga Rangatahi Toa Creative Arts Initiative

Towards an arts mentoring project for rangatahi.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $22,500

NZ Secondary Students Choir

Towards the 2014 programme of courses and public performances.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $22,685

NZ Society of Artists in Glass Inc

Towards speakers' fees for a symposium at the NZSAG biennial conference 2014.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $16,936

NZ Society of Authors (PEN NZ Inc)

Towards development programmes and activities to support writers in 2014.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $52,500

Opus Orchestra Trust

To present nine concerts to the Waikato and Bay of Plenty regions.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $25,000

Paul Maseyk

Towards the creation of new work for a survey exhibition at Dunedin Public Art Gallery.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $17,100

Peppercorn Press (NZ Books)

To publish four issues of 'NZ Books Pukapuka Aotearoa: a quarterly review' in 2014.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $27,000

Peter Alsop

Towards a short documentary on the work of New Zealand's early commercial artists.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $23,500

Philip Cuttance

To create a series of objects by reimagining manufacturing processes and distilling them down to their simplest form.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $15,325

Philip Temple

Towards research, interviewing, developing and planning of major literary biographical manuscript.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $38,000

Rachel Zanders

Towards the development and exhibition of new work.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $16,590

Rim Books

Towards a publication featuring photography and discourse in New Zealand over the past 40 years.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $14,000

RM Gallery

Towards a 12 month series of exhibitions and events.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $49,102

Rockquest Promotions Ltd

Towards venue, lighting, PA and security costs for the 2014 events.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $30,000

Royale Productions Ltd

Towards the re-rehearsal and presentation of 'Apocalypse Z' in Christchurch.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $64,781

Sam Hamilton

To produce a collaborative art film project in Samoa.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $30,000

Stephanie Johnson

To write a novel.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $36,000

Stephen Mulqueen

Towards travel and research costs for the International Flanders Fields Memorial Poppy Project.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $10,000

Storylines Children's Literature Charitable Trust

Towards the 2014 Auckland, South Auckland, Dunedin, Christchurch, Wellington and Whangarei Family Days and Story Tour.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $54,250

Takahe Collective Trust

Towards Takahe issues 81, 82 and 83.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $16,000

Tales from the Kava Bowl Ltd

Towards staging of theatre production, 'No Man's Land'.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $19,040

TAPAC - Auckland Performing Arts Centre

Towards the co-ordination and facilitation of a diverse youth arts programme at TAPAC.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $28,875

The Dunedin Writers and Readers Festival Charitable Trust

Towards the 2014 Dunedin Writers and Readers Festival.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $24,850

The Playground NZ Ltd

Towards production and presentation of a mini-festival for experimental performance and visual arts practices.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $55,567

Trudy Lane

Towards a city-wide, audio, public art installation for Christchurch.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $20,000

University of Iowa - International Writing Program

Towards a 10-week residency for a New Zealand writer at the 2014 International Writing Program, University of Iowa.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $18,057

Venture Southland

Towards two projects focused on young people and professional development, 'Yo Future' and Red Leap workshops.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $9,000

William Morris

Towards post-production of a documentary about Donna Dean.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $22,000

Results of our work : Arts Board Arts Grants