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Quick Response Grants Closed: 30 Jan 2015

82 grants totalling $453,187 were offered to support projects by New Zealand artists, practitioners and arts organisations. More than $1.5 million was requested from 252 applications.

As part of this, support was offered to:

Ngā Toi Māori projects - 19 grants totalling $111,100. Over $270,000 was requested from 41 applications.

Pacific Arts projects - 11 grants totalling $40,401. Over $170,000 was requested from 31 applications.

In addition two grants totalling $9,745 were offered through the Ngā Toi Māori Tohunga Tukunga mentoring programme.

Funding recipients

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Towards writers and editors fees.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,500

Aimee Ratana

To research and create new works.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $6,000

A Little Latitude (No Quarter)

Towards a site responsive installation at Silo 6.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $1,058

Amanda Yates

Towards the production management of the Oceanic Performance Biennial 2015 in Rarotonga.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $3,000

Andrew Cesan

Towards urban contemporary dance show development.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $7,492

Angela Carter

Towards attending and presenting at a national textile conference.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $1,020

Aotearoa Aerial Theatre Company Ltd

Towards a Maori contemporary aerial dance theatre production.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $6,500

Areta Wilkinson

To attend jewellers conference in Sydney.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $2,100

Art Not War Collective

Towards an exhibition of visual and performance art, historical material talks and discussions.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $5,265

Awa Press Ltd

Towards publication of 'How to Write a Poem'.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $3,000

Cordite Press Incorporated

Towards New Zealand contributions to a trans-Tasman themed issue.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $4,375

Creative Capital Arts Trust

Towards developing and presenting new New Zealand work at the festival.

This content is tagged as Pan-artform festivals .

AWARDED: $7,500

Dance and Physical Theatre Trust

Towards creating reciprocal exchange opportunities for New Zealand artists in both Australia and Japan.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $2,700

Daniel Belton and Good Company

To participate and showcase OneOne at Prague Quadrennial 2015.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $7,011

Daniel James

Towards material costs. travel and participation at Prague Quadrennial 2015.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $5,143

David Downes

Towards the production of a digital orchestra version of John Psathas' 'View from Olympus'.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $3,000

Eleanor Wright

Towards creating two life size, realistic charcoal portraits.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,100

Elfi Spiewack

Towards an artist publication.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $2,542

Flaxworks Theatre Company

Towards workshop for a new play called 'Miss Jean Batten'.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $5,000

Fractious Tash

Towards development workshop and showing for latest devised production.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,418

Garry Buckley

To take part in an international exhibition and conference.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $4,286

Gecko Press

Towards publishing a junior fiction novel and a picture book.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $6,500

Gregory Semu

Towards an exhibition at Palazzo Bembo during the 56th Venice Biennale.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $3,435

Haapai Productions Tapui Ltd

To research and develop a script.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,000

Jack Gray

Towards an inter-indigenous dance residency in North America.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $7,000

James Ford

Towards a domestic/international touring exhibition.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $6,986

James Nokise

Towards travel to New York for 'So So Gangsta' performances in the NZ Festival at La Mama Theatre.

This content is tagged as Pacific arts .

AWARDED: $3,000

Jandals Inc Productions Ltd

Towards performances of 'Impact' to Wellington communities in 2015.

This content is tagged as Pacific arts .

AWARDED: $2,500

Jhan Lindsay

Towards completion of an album of original music.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $7,263

Johan Te Rawhitiroa Bosch

Towards a photographic exhibition in Waikato.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,000

Kathryn Wightman

Towards preparation for an international exhibition.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $4,879

Lana Lopesi

Towards professional development as an art writer and participation at the Contemporary Pacific Arts Symposium 2015 in Melbourne.

This content is tagged as Pacific arts .

AWARDED: $1,500

Leilani Kake

Towards presenting Pacifica Obscura and participation at the Contemporary Pacific Arts Festival Symposium 2015 in Melbourne.

This content is tagged as Pacific arts .

AWARDED: $2,256

Liebchen Tamahori

To develop a full script for a play called Good Behaviour.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $6,750

Maggie Buxton

Towards a community inter-arts project using geo-locative mobile technology.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $5,900

Meggan Rollandi

Towards professional development,and participation at Prague Quadrennial 2015.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $3,445

Michelle Menzies

Towards curatorial research and development for a critical survey of contemporary Indian art.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $5,000

Mimosa Ensemble

Towards commissioning Salina Fisher to compose a new work for Mimosa Ensemble.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $2,500

Miriama Mcdowell

Towards professional development at L'ecole Phillipe Gaulier.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,000

Moniek Schrijer

Towards participation in the Francoisevan den Bosh residency in Amsterdam.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $7,500

Motone Productions

Towards Pasifika opera singers from NZ performing in Rarotonga.

This content is tagged as Pacific arts .

AWARDED: $3,500

New Zealand Book Awards Trust

To promote New Zealand poetry and poets via a series of events nationwide.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $7,500

Nga Rangatahi Toa Creative Arts Initiative

Towards professional development of community cultural development practitioners.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $5,000

Niki Nepia

Towards development of high quality art for display at the World of Jade Museum in China.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $5,200

Noelle Jakeman

Towards a residency and an exhibition in the United States.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $6,000

North Projects

Towards a series of artist projects in 2015.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,323

NZ Jazz Foundation

Towards a North Island tour by the NZ Youth Jazz Orchestra.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $7,000

Pasifika Festival Villages Charitable Trust

Towards community villages and participation at Pasifika Festival 2015 in Auckland.

This content is tagged as Pacific arts .

AWARDED: $5,000

Priscilla Cowie

Towards return airfares and research for new works.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $5,500

Promethean Editions Ltd

To publish the fifth and sixth volumes of the Douglas Lilburn Complete Piano Edition.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $7,300

Puoro Productions Ltd

Towards recording songs of Nga Tama a Tu (the Maori Battalion).

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $5,500

Reuben Bradley

Towards an album promotion tour of Australasia.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $5,000

Reweti Arapere

Towards an interactive booklet to accompany the exhibition 'Rangimatua'.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $3,300

Richard Lewer

Towards the cost of filming the making of a wall drawing and related performances.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,500

Rongomaiaia Te Whaiti

Towards the production of new works.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,250

Rosanna Raymond

Towards a wananga for the SaVAge Klub to develop new work for a NZ exhibition and installation at APT8, Brisbane.

This content is tagged as Pacific arts .

AWARDED: $7,000

Rose Beauchamp & Raylene Beals

Towards community puppet festival profiling New Zealand puppeteers.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,296

Russell Scoones & Carol Brown

Towards costs of presenting the site specific dance work 'Flood' in Prague Czech Republic.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $7,486

Sabine Marcelis

Towards development of new work.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $7,125

Sharu Loves Hats

Towards A Boy Wonder remount and tour of Otago/Southland.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,500

Shona Tawhiao

Towards travel to exhibit at the 2015 Maoli Arts Festival in Hawaii.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $3,000

Steven Loveridge

Towards meeting research and editing costs for the 'New Zealand Society at War' project.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $5,880

Tania Roxborogh

Towards the completion of a children's novel.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $7,500

Te Arerenga Project

Towards flights and artist stipend for a pilot residency for NZ artists in Rarotonga in 2015.

This content is tagged as Pacific arts .

AWARDED: $1,900

Te Matau a Maui Voyaging Trust

Towards open ocean waka voyage to Rarotonga.

This content is tagged as Ngā toi Māori .

AWARDED: $6,750

The Jac

Towards recording an album of original music.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $5,000

The Large Group

Towards a presentation of a new New Zealand play 'Where Were You?'.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,500

The Modern Maori Quartet Ltd

Towards the creative redevelopment of 'Nga Bro E Wha'.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $6,500

The Opera Factory Trust

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

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $7,000

The Operating Theatre Trust

Towards attendance at Imaginate Festival 2015 Edinburgh.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,500

Thomasin Sleigh

Towards development of the first draft of a second novel.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $7,000

Tiffany Singh

Towards an International residency representing NZ in Santa Fe New Mexico.

This content is tagged as Pacific arts .

AWARDED: $5,000

Tina Shaw

To complete first and second drafts of a novel.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $7,500

Toa Fraser & Louise Gallagher

Towards script development and set redesign.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $5,500

Tokelau Petone Kaulotu

Towards a heritage arts programme for the Tokelau community in the Hutt Valley.

This content is tagged as Pacific arts .

AWARDED: $2,745

Tracey Tawhiao

Towards the creation and installation of a painted sculpture.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $5,650

Victor Rodger

Towards development workshops in Christchurch for a new theatre work 'Christ(Church) Almighty'.

This content is tagged as Pacific arts .

AWARDED: $6,000

Vivian Lynn

Towards digital cataloguing of art work for research and education website.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,488

Vix Pix Productions Ltd

Towards cultural orientation and workshop for development of 'Te Ao Maori Bacchae'.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,500

Whanganui Literary Festival Trust

To present New Zealand writers at a regional literary festival.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $5,000

YMB Ltd

Towards a London performance at Kings Place venue by the Warwick Blair Ensemble.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $7,500

Zahra Killeen-Chance

Towards development of a full length dance work 'The Fallen Mystery'.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $7,070

Results of our work : Quick Response Grants