Regional Arts Development Fund

The purpose of the Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) program is to support professional and emerging professional artists and arts workers to practise their art, for and with communities, resulting in mutual development of the professional artists/arts workers and communities in Logan.

Arts professionals from all art forms including dance, music, design, museum and cultural heritage, new media, visual arts, writing and theatre are encouraged to apply.

RADF is not intended to be used as the main income source for any professional artist or arts worker or for recurrent funding of projects or organisations.

RADF provides opportunities for artists and arts practitioners based in Logan to develop their careers through project based funding in the categories of:

  • Developing regional skills
  • Building community cultural capacity
  • Cultural tourism
  • Contemporary collections/stories
  • Regional partnerships
  • Concept development.

Applications

All applicants are required to meet with the RADF Liaison Officer prior to submitting their application and contact details.

Documentation available in PDF format:

For the Microsoft Word version of these documents please visit the Arts Queensland website.

Applicants are encouraged to have an ABN. Applicants without an ABN must be auspiced by an incorporated organisation or individual with and ABN (known as the auspice body) who manages the grant on behalf of the applicant.

To discuss your application or to obtain an application kit please contact Council's RADF Liaison Officer on 07 3412 5426 or email radf@logan.qld.gov.au. Please send your application forms to Council.

Past projects

Alvin Rostant, Rise above it

Aldwyn (Alvin) Rostant

Alvin Rostant received RADF funding in Round 31 October 2012 to create a DVD to accompany his original song Rise above it which celebrated how positive thinking triumphs over adversity in Logan.

Ravikesh

Roushini Devi

Roushini Devi received funding in Round 32 March 2013. Her concept was to collaborate with local multicultural artists and develop inter-cultural fun, interactive, entertaining and educational live performances and workshops in the community.

John Coleman with students at Beenleigh PCYC

Beenleigh PCYC

Beenleigh PCYC received funding in Round 32 March 2013.
They engaged local public artist John Coleman to work with their students to design an art piece for the "Vale" Central Park Holmview.

Cameron Stelzer, Pie Rats

Cameron Stelzer

Cameron Stelzer received funding in Round 30 March 2012.
He used the funds to write and illustrate an adventure novel for 8-12 year olds featuring his famous Pie-Rat characters.

Logan West Community Artshare Alliance

Logan West Community Artshare Alliance Inc

Logan West Community Artshare Alliance Inc staged the Logan West Artfest Masterclasses - five Masterclass Workshops for artists in Logan aimed at  enhancing skills and developing arts practices.

Tutor Don Waters at McGregor Summer School Toowoomba

Karin Hill

Karin received a 'Quick Response' grant in May 2013.
Through RADF, Karin attended the McGregor Summer School, University of Southern Qld, Toowoomba.

 

RADF is a Queensland Government and Logan City partnership to support local arts and culture.

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