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Quick Response Grants Closed: 12 Feb 2016

The February round of Quick Response has resulted in 86 grants totalling $469,564 being offered to support projects by New Zealand artists, practitioners and arts organisations. More than $2 million was requested by 317 applicants. Results include:

General arts fund – 59 projects totalling $317,655 were supported. $1,490,917 was requested by 237 applicants.

Maori arts fund – 16 projects totalling $99,969 were supported. $367,491 was requested by 54 applicants.

Pacific arts fund – 11 projects totalling $51,940 were supported. $163,446 was requested by 26 applicants.

More about Quick Response Grants and how to apply

Funding recipients

AKEE (Toro Pikopiko Puppets)

Towards research and workshops of a new work called Maori Rock Art Puppet shows.

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AWARDED: $7,500

FUNDING POOL: Māori Arts Fund

Ammon Ngakuru, Charlotte Drayton

Towards an international residency with Stazione di Topolò, Italy.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Amy Mansfield

To attend the Atelier for Young Festival Managers in Budapest, Hungary in June 2016.

This content is tagged as Multi-disciplinary .

AWARDED: $2,000

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Anau Melie Women Development Group

Towards Tongan women heritage arts weaving project in Christchurch.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $4,000

FUNDING POOL: Pacific Arts Fund

Anton Maurer

Towards the production of photographs for a touring exhibition.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $5,477

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Arts Festival Dunedin

To upgrade Arts Festival Dunedin 2016 website with mobile optimised features.

This content is tagged as Multi-disciplinary .

AWARDED: $5,000

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Auckland Festival of Photography Trust

Towards research and development of a Pasifika and Maori exhibition in Asia.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,250

FUNDING POOL: Pacific Arts Fund

Awa Press

Towards publication of 'The New Torchlight List'.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $3,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Awa Press

Towards publication of 'How to Commit Art Crime in New Zealand'.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $3,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Benjamin Work

Towards return flights and shipping for workshops at the The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $4,000

FUNDING POOL: Pacific Arts Fund

Betsy & Mana Productions

Towards the development of a theatre show by the White Face Crew for touring.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Bryony Gibson-Cornish

To support violist Bryony Gibson-Cornish to attend Prussia Cove.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $1,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Caitlin Moloney

Towards mentoring in Japan.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $5,000

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Cantabrian Society of Sonic Artists Inc.

Towards an audio culture and sonic artform publication Writing Around Sound.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $4,000

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Canterbury University Press

Towards publishing a new collection of flash fiction and prose poetry by Frankie McMillan.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $2,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Charlotte Wotherspoon

Towards publishing a children's picture book.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $3,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

City Of Souls

To support City Of Souls undertaking a national tour to grow their fanbase.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $2,678

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Convention Organising Committee for the Queenstown Photography Club

Towards international presenters for The Photographic Society of New Zealand national conference.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $3,613

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Corey Baker

Towards the research and development period of a new collaboratiion with Corey Baker and Fat Freddy's Drop.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $7,465

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Daniel Belton

Towards Video Mapping and Projection Installations for Light Festival Nelson 2016.

This content is tagged as Inter-arts .

AWARDED: $4,444

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Dylan Lardelli, Elizabeth Welsh

Towards a new trio for Flute, Violin and Guitar by Dylan Lardelli.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $7,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Emma Tavola

Towards development of a Pacific exhibition at the NZ Maritime Museum.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $3,850

FUNDING POOL: Pacific Arts Fund

Estere Bahebeck Dalton

To support Estère to tour in Africa to Mozambique, Durban, Swaziland and Johannesburg.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $3,066

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

FCC

Towards FCC monthly play readings in Auckland and Dunedin.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $3,000

FUNDING POOL: Pacific Arts Fund

George Agius

Towards the creation of new work for a solo exhibition.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $7,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

GLOVEBOX

Towards the 2016 programme.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $5,000

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Guy Langford

Towards script development of a new musical.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Hana Miller, Jacob Perkins

Towards the post-production and installation of a moving-image installation work at 30upstairs, Wellington.

This content is tagged as Interarts .

AWARDED: $7,000

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Herbert Bartley

Towards Hawaii heritage arts lei-making workshops with Maori communities in Gisborne.

This content is tagged as Craft/object .

AWARDED: $4,840

FUNDING POOL: Pacific Arts Fund

James Voller

Towards an installation presented in conjunction with Auckland Festival of Photography.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $3,350

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Janet Jennings

Towards the development phase for 'They Came to a River' opera in Waikato.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $7,250

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

John Vea

Towards development of new work for an international exhibition in Hawaii.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $2,500

FUNDING POOL: Pacific Arts Fund

Jonathan Crayford

Towards support for Jonathan Crayford to perform in his original symphonic work in Spain.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $3,260

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Julia Croft

Towards a development workshop for a new theatre work.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $6,908

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Julia Holden

Towards new work development and presentation in Lyttleton, Christchurch.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Juliet O'Brien

To write a first draft of a new script.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $4,000

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Last Tapes Theatre Company, Rebekah Guy, Robin Kelly

Towards a two week development workshop for an original cabaret work.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,410

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Lauren Bennett, Bradley Wood

To commission Gareth Farr to write a new work for the Tasman Duo to perform on tour in the UK.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $7,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Luke Di Somma

Towards the recording of a cast album of the New Zealand musical THAT BLOODY WOMAN for overseas promotional purposes.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $7,000

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Maddie Leach

Towards a residency with Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $3,060

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Malamalama Moni Aoga Amata EFKS Palmerston North Incorp.

Towards Pasifika Fusion 2016 youth festival for the Palmerston North and Manawatu regions.

This content is tagged as Multi-disciplinary .

AWARDED: $5,000

FUNDING POOL: Pacific Arts Fund

Maoriland Film Festival

Towards three video installation works by award winning Māori visual artists set amongst the Māoriland film Festival 2016.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,430

FUNDING POOL: Māori Arts Fund

MATTERS ART JOURNAL

Towards publishing Matters Art Journal Issue 7.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Matthew Moore

Towards a tour to Mexico and residency in Spain with choreographer Iratxe Ansa.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $5,000

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Matthew Salapu

To create and premiere a 15 minute soundscape from Festival of Pacific Arts 2016 in Guam.

This content is tagged as Multi-disciplinary .

AWARDED: $7,000

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Mere Whaanga

To write and illustrate a book titled 'Mahinga Kai' and develop an exhibition.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $7,500

FUNDING POOL: Māori Arts Fund

Moana Ete

Towards the premiere season of ‘Versions of Allah’ by Moana Ete at Bats Theatre in 2016.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,500

FUNDING POOL: Pacific Arts Fund

Monster Valley

Towards a two day multi-disciplinary festival event at Galatos, Auckland.

This content is tagged as Multi-disciplinary .

AWARDED: $5,000

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Morgana James

To support a South Island tour of Beneath the Words, Beneath the Land.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $1,340

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Movement Art Practice

Towards the research and sharing of new ideas through public platforms by six dance artists.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $7,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Nancy Wijohn

Towards a dance residency at BANFF, Canada 2016.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $7,270

FUNDING POOL: Māori Arts Fund

Natalie Clark

Toward the staging of a new contemporary dance show at Q Theatre in 2016.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $7,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Natalie Hunt

Towards a set of new works for solo clarinet and bass clarinet by Natalie Hunt.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $6,000

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

National Youth Drama School / Taiohi Whakaari A-Motu

Towards tutor fees for an 8 day workshop for youth in the Hawkes Bay.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $5,400

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

New Zealand Jazz Foundation

Towards the 2016 New Zealand Youth Jazz Orchestra tour to 5 North Island venues, and their CD recording.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $7,107

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

North Projects

Towards a series of artist projects in 2016.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $5,000

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Ora Barlow

Towards composing 10 songs for a new album.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $7,500

FUNDING POOL: Māori Arts Fund

Orlando Stewart

Towards a short form documentary on outsider artist Andrew Blythe.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $5,000

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Raewyn Martyn

To attend the Jan van Eyck Academie, Netherlands.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,499

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Rattle Records

Towards the editing, mixing, and mastering of 2 new Rattle albums.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $4,800

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Reweti Arapere

Towards materials associated with cardboard tiki project at the Fesitval of Pacific Arts, Guam 2016.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $2,919

FUNDING POOL: Māori Arts Fund

Robert Appierdo, Otilia Salina

Towards the delivery of Entity255 at Portugal's Lumina light festival and the development of a new work.

This content is tagged as Multi-disciplinary .

AWARDED: $6,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Rodney Bell, Malia Johnston

Towards a presentation of 'MEREMERE' during Matariki 2016.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $7,300

FUNDING POOL: Māori Arts Fund

Rosemarie Kirkup

Towards professional development with Back To Back Theatre in Australia.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $2,714

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Ross Murray

Towards completing a web-based graphic novel.

This content is tagged as Literature .

AWARDED: $5,000

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Ruia Taitea Creative Ltd

Towards the presentation of 'Purapurawhetū at Te Pou' directed by Tainui Tukiwaho.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,500

FUNDING POOL: Māori Arts Fund

Simon Denny

Towards new work for the 9th Berlin Biennale.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Stephen Lovett

Towards a publication to document 'Re-reading the Rainbow'.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $5,000

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

ST PAUL St Gallery

Towards the 2016 Curatorial Symposium.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $4,989

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Susan Jordan

To attend and present at Mature Moves Festival in Hobart, Tasminia in September 2016.

This content is tagged as Dance .

AWARDED: $2,354

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Te Rehia Theatre

Towards marketing and audience development support for Kia Mau Festival Season of SolOTHELLO.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $3,500

FUNDING POOL: Māori Arts Fund

Theatre Stampede Charitable Trust, Nightsong Productions Limited

Towards Carl Bland writing the first draft of a new work and presenting a read through.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

The Kauri Project

Towards commissioning and printing five artworks.

This content is tagged as Visual arts .

AWARDED: $7,471

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

The Town Centre

Towards touring two shows to Wellington.

This content is tagged as Theatre .

AWARDED: $7,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

True Colours Television Limited

Towards "Alchemy" arrangements reimagining popular New Zealand music as jazz.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $5,000

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Turanga Hoturoa Barclay-Kerr

Towards developing a six day interactive Waka event for NZF 2018.

This content is tagged as Multi-disciplinary .

AWARDED: $7,500

FUNDING POOL: Māori Arts Fund

Virginia Kennard

Towards a 12 month MA postgraduate course of study in performance at Leeds Becket University, England.

This content is tagged as Interarts .

AWARDED: $4,000

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Warwick Blair

Towards six performances in unexpected environments involving opera and sound art.

This content is tagged as Music .

AWARDED: $6,500

FUNDING POOL: General Arts Fund

Results of our work : Quick Response Grants