2016 Professional Development Fellowship
The Professional Development Fellowship program allows one emerging, one mid- career and one established artist or artsworker the opportunity to undertake a self-devised program of professional development to gain new skills and knowledge to extend their practice and develop their careers.
These fellowships of $5 000 each have been awarded to Rosemary Antonini, Kylie Johnson and Fiona Stewart.
- Rosemary Antonini of Hobart is an emerging arts administrator. The fellowship will enable Rosemary to travel to the UK to attend the 2017 British Orchestras Conference and undertake activities with various orchestras including the Scottish Chamber Orchestra, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and the London Philharmonic Orchestra.
- Kylie Johnson of Hobart is a curator, artist and arts administrator. She will use her fellowship to work with three London based not-for-profit organisations researching new exhibition models and networking with artists and arts professionals.
- Fiona Stewart of Hobart is an established actor, singer and voice teacher. The fellowship will allow Fiona to attend a specialist voice training workshop with two internationally respected teachers in Puducherry, India.