Applications are open for Play the City (Sydney): NSW Artists and Musicians Grants

The NSW Government, through Create NSW, will support individuals, venues, and arts organisations to present live performances in Sydney CBD over summer 2020/21 Read more

TINY TRANSFORMATIONS POP-UP WORKSHOP

In this workshop, students learn to listen to their bodies for creative inspiration and shape their impulses into rich, energetic, playful, and compelling characters. Read more

MEET THE ARTIST BY BRAND X LISA Shaunessy

Lisa Shaunessy is a film and TV Producer at her production company THIS IS ARCADIA, they are long-time residents at our Incubator studios and we’re so excited to see so many socially relevant, enjoyable, and successful films coming out from them! Read our interview with Lisa where she discusses her recent sci-fi success, being bold and what’s up next – did she say 15 projects?! Oh yeah, and some tips on how she gets shit done. Read more

CALLING ALL MURAL ARTISTS

THE ANNUAL DARLO X 4 PINES MURAL COMPETITION IS BACK! Darlo Bar is excited to announce with the help of their pals at 4 Pines they are able to get their mural competition going for a second year! Read more

Activation and Events Grant Funding Program

Sydney Olympic Park is Australia’s leading events precinct and is known for sporting, cultural, environmental, and recreational visitor experiences and major events. They are now keen to build on this rich legacy to illuminate, activate and build the identity of Sydney Olympic Park through the voices and vision of the people of Sydney and the Park’s fast-growing local community. Read more

TRANSFORMING DESTINATIONS - RECOGNISING OUTDOOR ART

See Australia first - that's what the Awards are driving Australians to do, and it's now more important than ever to showcase to domestic visitors all the wonderful art that they can find in your region or town. Read more

MEET THE ARTIST BY BRAND X Claire Conroy

Claire Conroy is a visual artist working in photography and installation who has a studio space in our Arts Incubator. Amoungst other things Claire constructs her own pinhole cameras and darkrooms from found objects, including a 1950s caravan, a water tank, and a three-tonne truck – very cool! Lately, she has been busy in the darkroom refining a series of sea monsters for her exhibition Monstrous at Rouge Pop-up Gallery in Redfern opening this Saturday 17th October. Read more

MEET THE ARTIST BY BRAND X James Douglas Cooper

Brand X welcomes painter and film-maker James Cooper as our newest resident Visual Artist in the Incubator studios. He has just launched a virtual solo show aptly named “The Great Pause” including works from his recent residency at Chateau d’Orquevaux and from his time in Sydney quarantine. Read more

AN OPEN LETTER TO THE NSW STATE GOVERNMENT FROM LIVE MUSIC VENUES ACROSS NSW.

Live music in NSW is under threat. Unless there is immediate government intervention, we risk losing 85% of the state’s live music venues within the next 12 months. Read more

GRIFFIN STUDIO 2021⁠ Expressions of Interest Now Open!⁠

⁠Submissions are now open for artists based in Greater Sydney to take part in Griffin’s long-running Studio program! Read more

MEET THE ARTIST BY BRAND X TRAVIS DE VRIES

Travis’ work spans across a truly impressive range of areas, having a passion for the knowledge of how to create with different things he rebels against the idea that you need to specialise, and believes you can be a jack of all trades and still have mastery within that. Read more

Brand X presents THE FLYING NUN SEASON 5.2

Brand X today re-launched Season 5 of its contemporary performance program, The Flying Nun premiering at East Sydney Community Arts Centre from October – December 2020. Originally slated for February – May, but delayed due to COVID-19, Brand X is thrilled to finally present this suite of experimental new works in its intimate COVID-safe* Darlinghurst venue. Read more

P0$$€ – dance and reading group

P0$$€ – dance and reading group is a gathering for people wanting to spend time dancing and reading together. Read more

MEET THE ARTIST BY BRAND X SYDNEY PEMBERTON

Sydney Pemberton is a mixed media artist residing in Brand X’s TWT Artist Studios in St. Leonards. Sydney is currently working on a series about the ocean and what lies beneath and is exploring the possibilities of paper. Read more

Create NSW Arts and Cultural Funding Program 2020/21 is open for applications

Calling all artists, arts and cultural workers, practitioners, and organisations. Read more

Calling scientists and creatives for new residency at Sydney Observatory

Up until the 1980s, there was a government astronomer on-site conducting research, but in subsequent years the Observatory has played a more educational role. Now it is opening up its doors to the creative process too. Read more

ARTIST CALL OUT⁠

GIANT DWARF THEATRE in partnership with Neil Hendry & Jean-Claude Niederer is offering up to 9 performers/performance acts a unique opportunity to develop and show new work. Read more

Meet the Artist by Brand X Tina Fox

Tina Fox is a visual artist and designer working in textiles and craft, her current work explores hand crafted techniques to reflect on digital printing, manufacturing and the future of craft in the modern age. Read more

ARTIST OPPORTUNITY

An opportunity has arisen for performing artists and community members who are seeking playful development - the Poetry of Nonsense Virtual Clown Lab. Read more

Introducing our new Marketing Manager - Jaz Lynch

Brand X are thrilled to welcome Jaz Lynch as our new Marketing Manager, taking the reins from Ricardo who is returning to his homeland of Spain. Jaz's interests lie in the arts, travel, fashion for expression, motion graphics, branding and e-commerce. Read more

"MEET THE ARTIST" by BRAND X: JIM DENLEY

Jim Denley is an artist working in experimental and improvised sound, he has a studio space at the old Tempe Jets club now managed by Brand X as an experimental music hub. Find out more about Jim Denley. Read more

"MEET THE ARTIST" by BRAND X: DAVID CLARKSON

David Clarkson is Artistic Director of physical theatre company, Stalker, who resides in Brand X creative offices in St. Leonards. David is also Artistic Director of Box of Birds, a company who integrates technology, audience interaction and physical performance into interactive experiences. Read more

BRAND X STARTS TO REOPEN ITS VENUES IN SYDNEY

Brand X is excited to announce the staggered re-opening of our rehearsal and performance spaces across Sydney. After three months of closure due to COVID-19, we are delighted to turn the lights back on at our studios to enable the creative community to return to their practice, following the easing of NSW Government restrictions on community spaces. Read more