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Arts Board Arts Grants Closed: 1 Mar 2013

64 grants totalling $1,513,253 were offered to support projects by New Zealand artists, practitioners and arts organisations. Over $4.5 million was requested from 166 applications.

Frequently asked questions about results

Funding recipients

Alexander Wilson

For the Butlands Scholarship towards a masters in advanced vocal studies at The Welsh International Academy of Voice, Cardiff.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $5,000

Baroque Voices

To commission five New Zealand composers to write for Baroque Voices and harp.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $17,500

Composers Association of NZ

Towards attendance by a composer and delegate at the 2013 World Music Days in Slovakia and Austria.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $4,525

Creative Capital Arts Trust

Towards support for participants in the 2014 New Zealand Fringe Festival.

This content is tagged as Pan-artform festivals .

AWARDED: $22,500

Daniel Belton and Good Company

Towards Good Company Arts participating in the Genius Loci Festival, Germany.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $34,444

David Bateman Ltd

Towards a publication that considers the bond between orthodox and contemporary Maori art.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $11,800

Donovan Bixley

Towards illustrating a junior fiction/hybrid graphic novel 'Monkey Boy'.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $18,000

Dunedin Fringe Arts Trust

Towards new work grants for participating artists.

This content is tagged as Pan-artform festivals .

AWARDED: $22,500

Dylan Lardelli

Towards a new work for solo recorder performer,Tosiya Suzuki.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $9,600

EyeContact

Towards support for writers and publishing exhibition reviews online.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $32,500

Galia Amsel

To develop a body of work and images for an exhibition to mark a decade of living and working in New Zealand.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $18,000

Going West Trust

Towards the 2013 Going West Books and Writers Festival.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $25,000

Greer Twiss

Towards printing costs of a publication.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $20,000

Holly Mathieson

Towards fees for international masterclasses in conducting.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $8,140

House of Hudson

Towards development and tour of 'A Thousand Hills' to Auckland and Wellington.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $63,000

International Institute of Modern Letters

Towards the first half of the 2014 writer in residence programme.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $26,500

Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts - Istanbul Biennial

Towards new work and freight costs for Peter Robinson and Fiona Connor's participation in the 13th Istanbul Biennial.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $29,700

Jane Dodd

Towards research in Europe investigating ornament and folklore for the creation of new jewellery.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $17,000

John Weir

To research, collect and edit JK Baxter's 'Complete Poems'.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $34,000

Juliet Palmer

Towards a new work entitled 'Solid Gold' for soprano and chamber orchestra.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $18,000

Jumpboard Ltd

Towards development and rehearsal costs for a new 'Live Live Cinema' production.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $52,550

Kirsten McDougall

For the Louis Johnson Writers' Bursary towards researching and writing a new novel.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $15,000

Maria Dabrowska

Towards a three week development workshop for 'Who Are We Now?'.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $27,190

Marian Maguire

Towards conference attendance, research and two exhibitions in the United Kingdom.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,000

Mark Harvey

Towards the presentation of 'Climate Wrestle' at the 55th Venice Biennale.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,200

MAU Dance Ltd

Towards a research and development workshop for 'I AM'.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $64,897

Mercedes Vicente

Towards an international residency and research.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,000

Nelson Arts Festival

Towards presentation of New Zealand works in the 2013 Nelson Arts Festival programme.

This content is tagged as Pan-artform festivals .

AWARDED: $26,234

Nga Rangatahi Toa Creative Arts Initiative

Towards one-to-one workshops and a performance season for marginalised youth.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $22,000

Nick Austin

Towards research and the development of new work.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $12,000

Niu Navigations Ltd

Towards a six week spoken word poetry workshop series and production of three poetry slams.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $18,846

Northland Youth Theatre Trust

Towards key creative costs for three shows in the 2013-14 performance season.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $28,000

NZ Academy of Fine Arts

Towards a lecture series as part of 'Kete', a four day contemporary craft and design fair.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $25,000

NZ Fuping Ceramic Artists

To support four artists to participate in a residency and exhibition at the Sturt Craft Centre, Mittagong, Australia.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $9,000

NZ Society of Authors (PEN NZ Inc)

Towards writers' workshops in Christchurch.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $6,000

Opus Orchestra Trust

To present the 'Connections' concert series in the Waikato and Bay of Plenty.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $10,000

Orchestra of Spheres

Towards airfares, freight charges and travel insurance for a European tour in 2013.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $15,400

Palais de Tokyo

Towards presenting Alicia Frankovich's work at the Palais de Tokyo.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $18,597

Quartet Composers' Initiative

Towards commissioning four short string quartets.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $12,000

Rachael King

Towards writing and researching the novel 'The Aeronaut'.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $34,000

Renee Liang

Towards the workshop development and production script for 'Paper Boats'.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $13,835

Richard Francis

Towards concerts in Germany, the Netherlands, Switzerland, France and Poland.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $3,380

Rifleman Productions Ltd and Show Pony

To further develop 'Amanimal' and to create a new work.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $50,000

Rockquest Promotions Ltd

Towards Rockquest events in 2013.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $30,000

Seraphine Pick

Towards the presentation of new work at KalimanRawlins, Melbourne.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $10,000

Seung Yul Oh

Towards the development of new work for public exhibition in 2013-14.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $24,000

Shirley Horrocks

Towards a documentary about the artist Tom Kreisler.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $30,000

Show Pony and Barbarian Productions Ltd

To further develop 'White Elephant'.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $48,200

Show Pony and Barbarian Productions Ltd

To rehearse and present 'Yo Future' at the Kokomai Festival.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $21,050

Simon Comber

Towards recording a third album entitled 'The Lesser Stars'.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $11,500

Stroma New Music Ensemble

Towards a series of concerts and a tour to Dunedin in 2013.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $18,350

Tauranga Arts Festival Trust

Towards presentation of New Zealand works in the 2013 Festival programme.

This content is tagged as Pan-artform festivals .

AWARDED: $26,234

Theatre Beating Ltd

Towards the rehearsal and premiere of a new family comedy horror theatre work.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $37,270

The Chris Mason-Battley Group

Towards audio production costs for an album that features interpretations of John Psathas works.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $10,000

The Drawing Center and Govett-Brewster Art Gallery

Towards the development and presentation of 'Len Lye: Motion Sketch' in New York in 2014.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $27,500

The Edge

Towards the premiere season of 'I Am Piha' at the Herald Theatre.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $55,000

The Opera Factory Trust

Towards skill development in opera performance for young and developing singers.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $33,000

The Playground Collective and Show Pony

Towards the rehearsal and presentation of 'Tinderbox' at Downstage.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $17,850

The Theatreview Trust

Towards personnel fees and web hosting services.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $28,206

Torchlight Films

Towards production of a documentary film on goldsmith Kobi Bosshard.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $30,000

University of Canterbury

Towards the first half of the 2014 Ursula Bethell Residency.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $29,755

University of Waikato

Towards the first half of the 2014 University of Waikato Writer-in-Residence programme.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $22,500

Wellington Independent Arts Trust

Towards development of new performance and art works for a temporary public art programme in Christchurch.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $50,000

Wunderruma Creative Team

Towards a catalogue to accompany the jewellery exhibition 'Wunderruma'.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $30,000

Results of our work : Arts Board Arts Grants