Winners of the 2015 Melbourne Art Foundation Awards for the Visual Arts

At a gala event held at the National Gallery of Victoria on 20th August 2015, the Melbourne Art Foundation presented the Visionary Award to John Kaldor AM, the Artist Award to Bill Henson, and the inaugural Young Artist Award to Daniel Boyd.

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  Bill Henson, Roslyn Oxley & Daniel Boyd. Image credit: Tom O'Connor

Bill Henson, Roslyn Oxley & Daniel Boyd. Image credit: Tom O'Connor

Thousands lodge submissions to the Senate inquiry into arts cuts

More than 2260 individuals and groups, including ACGA, have lodged submissions to the Senate inquiry into cuts to arts funding.

Article in The Age, 21 July 2015, outlining the proposed cuts and changes to Australia Council funding, with comments from National Association for the Visual Arts (NAVA) executive director Tamara Winikoff.

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