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Quick Response Grants Closed: 31 Oct 2014

87 grants totalling $484,473 were offered to support projects by New Zealand artists, practitioners and arts organisations. More than $1.8 million was requested from 288 applications.

As part of this round:

  • 20 grants totalling $104,330 were offered to support Ngā Toi Māori projects. Over $300,000 was requested from 45 applications.
  • 9 grants totalling $45,480 were offered to support Pacific arts projects. Over $120,000 was requested from 20 applications.

In addition, 2 applications totalling $7,500 were offered through the Tohunga Tukunga Mentoring programme

More about Quick Response Grants

Funding recipients

Affetto

Towards commissioning Janet Jennings to write an original composition.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $7,200

Alison Bramwell

Towards exhibition participation in Venice 2015.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $5,395

Anthony Tipene

Towards a series of wananga in 2015.

This content is tagged as Ngā toi Māori .

AWARDED: $4,500

Artichoke Trust & Robert Appierdo

To present 'Precious by Storybox' at the Lumiere Festival, Durham, UK, in November 2015.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $7,500

Auckland University of Technology AUT

Towards a wananga associated with an exhibition curated by Martin Awa Clark Langdon.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $3,000

Awa Press Ltd

Towards publication costs.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $7,500

Binge Culture Collective Ltd

To tour 'For Your Future Guidance' to New York's La Mama Experimental Theatre Club.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $5,182

Blackbird Ensemble

Towards composition of an original score 'The Afterlife'.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $7,500

Bridget Reweti

Towards development of new artworks for an exhibition at Enjoy Public Art Gallery.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $5,030

Brilliant Adventures

Towards redevelopment for touring markets.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,500

British Council New Zealand

Towards three artists travelling to Celtic Connections Glasgow 2015.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $7,500

Bronwen Golder

Towards exhibition of 'Kermadec Art Across the Pacific' at Tjibaou Cultural Centre, New Caledonia.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,500

Catherine Jane Dodd

To travel to and present an exhibition at Velvet da Vinci Gallery in San Francisco.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $4,000

Cathy Livermore

Towards a new contemporary dance with international collaboration.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $4,500

Chris Jannides

To use doctoral research to create new performance material.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $3,000

Claire Bell

Towards attending a glass engraving workshop at Bild Werk, Frauenau, Germany.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $5,446

Community Music Junction

Towards training three community music leaders.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $5,040

Daniel Belton and Good Company

To present and participate at the Attakkalari India Biennial 2015.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $4,492

David Hamilton

Towards the composition of a 12 minute work for NZTrio for performances in 2015.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $4,000

Ella Becroft

Towards development and performance of a new devised theatre work.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $4,230

Ema Tavola

Towards travel and participation as keynote speaker at 2015 Contemporary Pacific Arts Festival in Melbourne.

This content is tagged as Pacific arts .

AWARDED: $2,210

Fine Fatale

Towards creation of a new dance work for a season during Pride Festival 2015.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $7,000

Fran Allison

Towards a five day workshop and two public talks by Peter Bauhuis.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $4,953

Fuzzyvibes & Camille King

Towards artists fees and exhibition costs.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,500

Hue & Cry Press

Towards publishing two books 'The Mermaid Boy' and 'The Holiday'.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $3,800

Jack Trolove

To develop new work for a solo exhibition.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $5,600

James Webster

Towards materials and time to create a mobile set and costumes for Karetao-puppet performances.

This content is tagged as Ngā toi Māori .

AWARDED: $4,000

Jamie McCaskill

Towards writing and developing a first draft.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $5,000

Java Dance Company Ltd

Towards international research, networking and product placement at the International Performing Arts for Youth market.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $4,275

Jess Sayer

Towards script writing and development.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,490

John Dennison

Towards StAnza poetry festival attendance, collection launch and United Kingdom reading tour.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $3,000

Judy Millar

Towards new work for a youth-focussed exhibition.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $6,872

Kalisolaite Uhila

Towards performance in The Performance Arcade 2015 in Wellington.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $3,012

Katy McIntyre

Towards a residency at the European Ceramic Work Centre.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $7,500

Kawharu Greensill

To carve new Tainui pou.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $5,500

Kenneth Merrick

Towards new work for solo exhibition at Whitespace in 2015.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $2,250

Kip Chapman

Towards creation of a first draft of new interactive show.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,500

Maatangireia Waka Trust

Towards a waka hourua wananga between senior and emerging Polynesian sailors.

This content is tagged as Ngā toi Māori .

AWARDED: $5,500

Mark Beehre

Towards a photographic and oral history project.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $6,300

Matatina Marae Trust

Towards waka taurahere tangata wananga.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $3,500

Michael Hill International Violin Competition Charitable Trust

Towards commissioning Ken Young to compose a work for the 2015 Michael Hill International Violin Competition.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $5,000

Mike Ting

Towards a site specific work in Wellington and a publication.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,500

Movement Art Practice

Towards a choreographic research series held in Auckland and Christchurch.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $7,500

Myah Flynn & Jesse-Leigh Quaid

To create and present a performance installation for 'White Night' 2015.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $5,000

Natalie Clark

Towards choreographic development for a new contemporary dance work, 'Everything Anyone Ever Wanted'.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $7,500

Natano Keni

To write a new play for theatre 'Manny Pacquiao of Timberlea'.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,000

Nathan Pohio

Towards an exhibition of pounamu in Christchurch.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $5,000

New Museum of Contemporary Art

Towards Luke Willis Thompson's participation in the New Museum Triennial in 2015.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,500

Nunns Mann Long

Towards presentation development of the work 'Mercury'.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $4,350

One Victoria Trust - Meteor Theatre

Towards development of a new website.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $4,997

Orchestra of Spheres

To create a new work called Kinetic Sound Worlds.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $7,500

Oscar Enberg

Towards development and production of new work.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,450

Overland Magazine & Giovanni Tiso

Towards a special edition of Overland with New Zealand editors and contributors.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $5,000

Paula Schaafhausen

Towards creation of work for an installation at Fresh Gallery in 2015.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $3,940

Poems in the Waiting Room (NZ)

Towards producing four editions of 'Poems in the Waiting Room' poetry cards and one braille edition.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $4,000

Poulima Salima

To workshop music scores with professional musicians.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $7,474

Priscilla McQueen

Towards writing a poetic memoir of life in poetry and art.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $7,500

Puck Murphy & Conrad Wedde

Towards the development and installation of artwork.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $6,000

Rewi Couch

Towards developing a Pa Tuna in Christchurch.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $5,000

Robert Jahnke

Towards fabrication of stainless steel base for wooden spinning top sculpture.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $6,000

Samuel Harrison

To cast bronze sculptures for exhibition at Art Basel Hong Kong.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,500

Sceptre

Towards travel and accommodation for publication of a novel by New Zeland author and related events.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $3,000

Scotty Huia Cotter

Towards script development.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $5,500

Sherydon Te Tai

Towards seven track EP.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $6,650

Soulnote Agency

Towards post production of Mana Farrel's EP.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $6,500

Stroma New Music Ensemble

Towards the presentation and promotion of a concert of New Zealand Music.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $7,105

Susie Baker

Towards exhibition costs for a solo show and community engagement.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $4,067

Suzanne Tamaki

Towards photographic works for a Waitangi commemoration exhibition.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $4,000

Takahe Collective Trust

Towards producing, publishing and distributing Takahe magazine.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $6,000

Te Karehana Gardiner-Toi

Towards seven track EP.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $6,650

Te Rongo Kirkwood

Towards an international residency at the Canberra Glass Work, Feb 2015.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $6,000

Te Rongo Toi Uru Arts Collective

Towards exhibition production costs.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $4,000

Tessa Mitchell & Stephen Bain

Towards production of an original New Zealand theatre show.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $5,600

Te Tuareka o Manurewa Trust

Towards Cook Islands heritage arts workshops in South Auckland.

This content is tagged as Pacific arts .

AWARDED: $6,810

Theatre Beating Ltd

Towards international research, networking and product promotion at the International Performing Arts for Youth market.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $4,086

Theatre Stampede Charitable Trust & Nightsong Productions LTD

Towards Carl Bland writing Act 3 and redraft Act 1 and 2 of a new work, culminating in a rehearsal read.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $5,940

The Jewellers Guild of Greater Sandringham

Towards participating in a content providers' forum at Schmuck 2015.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $6,718

The Operating Theatre Trust

Towards actors' and musicians' wages for rehearsal period.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,500

Tim N Gibson

Towards attending and speaking at Le Monde's 'Comics Zur Lage Der Welt' exhibition programme.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $4,000

Tomas Hurnik

Towards Baroque workshops with masterclasses by international specialists.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $3,110

Tongan Parent Teachers Association

Towards a pilot Tongan heritage arts programme and an exhibition for youth in Christchurch.

This content is tagged as Pacific arts .

AWARDED: $5,784

Vasanti Unka

Towards publishing a book.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $3,000

Venture Southland

Towards presenting a season of 'In Absentia' for Southland Festival of the Arts.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $4,640

Wi Taepa

Towards an International residency at the Canberra Glass Work Feb 2015.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $6,000

Wi Taepa

Towards finding one's way with clay glazes.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $5,500

With Lime

Towards presentation of '7 Generations', a Butoh dance performance.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $7,325

Y.S Collective

Towards new work using titanium 3D printing and New Zealand jade carving.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $7,500

Results of our work : Quick Response Grants