This series is aimed to engage with artists and organisations in new thinking around the delivery of artistic programs, exhibitions, performances, content and critical discourse.

The series will demystify digital platforms and to explore alternative opportunities for monetising content in this challenging new environment.

Monday 4 May 2020 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Episode 2: Toolkit for Artists: Google Creative Lab. Hear from a group of digital experts from Google’s Creative Lab, to learn about useful online platforms and tools, which can support and develop your arts practice online.

Friday 8 May 2020 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Episode 3: Virtual Delivery: Putting your programs online. We talk with three programmers from very different organisations in NSW — from the top end of town to artist-led initiatives — successfully delivering a range of projects and programs online, for artists, and for audiences.

Friday 15 May 2020 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Episode 4: Virtual Delivery: Does putting your work online pay? We ask our panellists the question of whether digital forms of performance, publication and presentation can pay.

Friday 22 May 2020 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Episode 5: Health and Wellbeing in Lockdown: How art can help. We talk with three women working variously at the intersections of mental health research, mindfulness practice and the arts, about how and why art can help our mental health.

Monday 25 May 2020 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Episode 6: Financial planning and organisational health in times of crisis. We will discuss the available Government stimulus packages, financial easements and how to access them, making changes to your annual budgets and tapping into your reserves, staying on top of ATO provisions and thinking about what to prioritise in terms of your organisation’s longer-term future.

Previous webinars

Monday 27 April 2020 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Episode 1: Before You Launch: Arts and Culture Organisations and Digital Capacity. Learn about online strategy and the capacity for organisations to enter the digital realm. Video recording will be available shortly.


NSW Aboriginal Arts & Cultural Exchange webinar series

Create NSW will lead a series of episodes where NSW Aboriginal Arts & Culture practitioners and organisations will share their stories, expertise and resources. This online platform will enable a safe space for the NSW Aboriginal Arts & Culture Sector to engage, connect and support one another in this challenging new environment.

Webinar schedule

Thursday 30 April 2020 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Episode 1: NSW Aboriginal Sector Support and Resources. Hear from Aboriginal leaders from the legal and business sectors about their work, and the support and advice that they can provide to NSW Aboriginal artists and organisations.

Thursday 14 May 2020 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Episode 2: Aboriginal Artists Online/Offline. We talk to NSW Aboriginal artists from theatre, music and visual arts, and ask how they are working on their practice during COVID-19 lockdown.

Thursday 28 May 2020 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Episode 3: Aboriginal Arts and Culture Organisations Online. We talk about accessibility issues with the internet and digital space, and we get advice on how to plan towards presenting some kinds of Aboriginal arts and culture programming online.

Thursday 11 June 2020 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Episode 4: Making Connections and Making Money? We chat with Aboriginal artists about the mechanisms that create income effectively online, and how artists are currently presenting their work for virtual audience engagement.

Click here to view the upcoming webinar schedule