The economic fallout from COVID-19 has had much of the art world bracing for the worst. According to a survey conducted by the Art Dealers Association of America (ADAA) in May, U.S. galleries projected a 73 percent loss this quarter due to the pandemic.
Saudi Arabia’s minister of culture, Prince Badr bin Abdullah bin Farhan, has announced the establishment of Al-Diriyah Biennale Foundation for Contemporary Art.
The McGowan Government has approved a $1.5 million support package, developed by the Art Gallery of Western Australia's Board and the Art Gallery's Foundation, to help Western Australian artists during the COVID-19 emergency.
Get Together 2020 has been postponed due to Covid-19 and we hope to reschedule the event in Spring 2021. In the meantime you might enjoy listening to some recordings of talks from previous events.
We are publishing guidelines for the planned and safe opening of public institutions that carry out museum, gallery or related activities, for visits after extraordinary closure measures due to the COVID-19 epidemic.
The Artists' Committee has this year distributed more work grants than before. As part of strengthening artists 'base funding at a time when many are financially affected by the ongoing pandemic, the Artists' Committee has redistributed funds that could have been awarded as 35 extra one-year work grants.