A desire to see young performers and artists discover and grow into their potential is the driving force behind The HotHouse Company, an innovative and engaging arts program that links people to industry professionals.
Propel Youth Arts WA is looking for a an emerging artist or creative worker to provide the creative programming impetus and artistic direction for WA Youth Week (formerly National Youth Week) within the Perth Metropolitan Area.
There is one month to go to enter the 11th Aesthetica Art Prize 2017, with major prizes including £5,000, a group exhibition, publication in an anthology and editorial coverage in Aesthetica Magazine. Submissions close 31 August 2017
KSP’s annual national short fiction competition offers cash prizes and certificates. We will also publish all WA youth winners in our end of year anthology. All contributors will receive a free copy at the launch in December.
KSP’s memoir competition is open to WA young writers only and offers cash prizes and certificates. We will also publish all winners in our end of year anthology, with contributors to receive a free copy at the launch in December.
Express Media is delighted to present Tracks: a travelling pop-up program for young writers that brings the best of Express Media’s workshops, networking opportunities and special events to communities across Australia.
The planning for WA Youth Week 2018 (formerly National Youth Week) is underway and we are now calling for nominations for the WA Youth Week Ambassador.
This is an exciting opportunity for a young person looking to inspire others and strengthen their leadership skills at a State level.
MAC is now inviting exhibition applications from visual artists and curators for consideration in their 2018 exhibitions program, encouraging applications from emerging, mid-career and established artists from across all disciplines and visual art forms, as well as curatorial proposals.
Propel Youth Arts WA is seeking applications from members to nominate for its Board of Management, offering exciting opportunities to contribute to the direction of young creative people within Western Australia.
Registrations to volunteer for the 2017 KickstART Festival are now open!
Do you love the Arts? Do you want to gain events experience? Do you want to contribute to Perth's growing arts scene and have lots of fun at the same time!? Then this is the Festival for you! The KickstART Festival 2017 will be held from March 31st - April 23rd.
It's that time of the year once again to apply for a market stall at the KickstART Festival Day in 2017! The KickstART Markets showcase the work of young people in our community and also spotlight the organisations that service young people in WA. Festival Day will run on Saturday 8 April 2017 from 10am – 6pm, in the heart of the Perth Cultural Centre. Apply now!
Each year, Propel sends sketchbooks to participants across Western Australia, ready to be cut, painted and inked, filled with designs, stories, drawings from young people across our vast State.
Are you a young artist aged between 16 and 26? Would you like to gain contacts, training, and experience in creating and installing your work in a professional space, as part of a curated exhibition? Register your interest in participating in KickstARTISTS in 2017!
Are you a budding artist? Do you want to create an image for the largest youth celebration in WA? Yes? We’re looking for YOU! Propel is on the lookout for a young artist to design a striking logo image for the KickstART Festival and National Youth Week WA 2017.
The Midnite Youth Theatre Company supports new and emerging writers and is asking for submissions for the 2016 MYTC Playwright Commission. The commission offers a successful playwright (or writing team) $3,000 to develop a short (45 - 60 minute) script suitable to be performed by actors aged between 14 and 21.
The Robert Juniper Award for the Arts is an annual award offered to a young person under the age of 35 with a strong connection to the Shire of Mundaring who excels at their chosen art form, whether that be visual arts, craft, performing arts, literature, film or music. Entries are due by 30 September with up to $9,000 being offered.
Propel is looking for enthusiastic volunteers aged 14-24 to come on board and assist with the planning and decision making for the 2017 KickstART Festival, in celebration of National Youth Week WA.
Join the Broome arts community for this annual event which showcases the best artistic talent every year. The Shinju Matsuri Art Awards receives more that 80 entries across various categories.
The program that's won Best Independent Program five years in a row at Fringe World Festival returns with a new collaboration between The Blue Room Theatre and State Theatre Centre of Western Australia that will see Studio Underground function as the third venue in a season that already boasts The Blue Room Theatre's two performance spaces.
We have a fantastic opportunity for an arts worker to join our team. As the Project Development Officer, you will be responsible for the administration, coordination and delivery of Propel’s programs, mainly the Healthway Drug Aware YCulture Metro grants program and Amplifier.
Town of Claremont proudly presents its third annual Art Award and Exhibition at Claremont Quarter. Submissions are welcome from all emerging and established artists aged 16 and over who reside in WA.
Propel wants to bring together an enthusiastic ensemble of musicians, visual artists, performance makers, designers, dancers, photographers, directors, sound designers, lighting designers, and writers – to name a few! We want it all, whatever your art form, we want to hear from you!
It's coming up to Annual General Meeting time in April and so here is your chance to nominate to join the Propel Board! All Propel members are eligible to apply to join the Board if they have been members of Propel Youth Arts WA for a minimum of one month as at Sunday 27 March 2016.
Propel Youth Arts WA is inviting young people, aged 12 to 25, from across Western Australia, to participate the 2016 Sketchbook Project. From DaVinci, to Beethoven, to Hemmingway, to Kahlo, sketchbooks have provided a space for the greatest works and stories of our time to grow. Tell your own story using a sketchbook, provided free of charge by Propel.
The National Youth Week Planning Committee have put together an exciting opportunity for young artists to exhibit and sell their work during the 2016 KickstART Festival, as the KickstARTISTS Exhibition makes its return in a brand new venue!
Do you want to gain invaluable events experience, meet industry contacts and contribute to Perth's growing arts scene? We want you to help out and volunteer at the KickstART Festival 2016!
The 2016 Baysie Youth Fest is coming up and it is going to be MASSIVE! The festival will feature the Sound Overload Music Competition, Art Market stalls, Skate, Scooter and BMX clinics, outdoor games, chill out space and more!
In 2016 our flagship schools’ program, ACO Academy, is being held in Brisbane. ACO Academy an essential experience for any talented young string musician who wants to be challenged and inspired in a professional learning environment.
It’s that time of year again! Time to apply for a stall at the KickstART Markets in 2016!
The biggest event on the KickstART Festival calendar, the KickstART Markets feature young people selling their hand-made or vintage wares (creative stallholders), and youth-focused organisations holding information booths, with plenty interactive activities on offer.
Propel is on the lookout for a young artist to design a striking image that will become the unifying logo for the KickstART Festival, National Youth Week in 2016. This is your opportunity to showcase your work across WA and you will also receive a $500 fee for your work!