The peak body protecting and promoting the Australian visual arts sector

Insights into Practice

Hear from artists and leading practitioners on the experience of living and working as a professional artist in Australia.

Kelli McCluskey and Sarah Rowbottam, Proximity Festival Lab, December 2016 Photo: Loren Kronemyer

Kelli McCluskey and Sarah Rowbottam, Proximity Festival Lab, December 2016 Photo: Loren Kronemyer

Podcasts

Richard Bell

Richard Bell, Larry, 2015, Digital still, courtesy the Artist and Milani Gallery, Brisbane

NAVA: In Conversation speaks with artists, curators and administrators about key ideas, new developments and critical issues affecting the sector.

   

The Artist Files

Vodcasts

Wendy Sharpe

Photo by Michael Amendolia

Our video interview explore and unpack the key experiences and challenges faced by artists and industry leaders.

   

Online panel discussions

Megan Cope

With the support of the Copyright Agency’s Cultural Fund, NAVA presented a 3-year series of national online panel discussions that interacted with a live audience to explore critical and often controversial issues affecting the visual arts, craft and design sector.

Articles and Q&As

NAVA News & Opinion

Roberta Rich

Roberta Rich with her work 192 Denials in ‘78Amendment Denial Act and Coloured, 2016. Framed serigraphs on paper. Photo by Zelé Angelides.

Short articles and interviews with artists and arts professionals that focus on what's on, what issues are affecting artists and the sector, and what are artists and creative practitioners making work about now.