Round 1 - March
Luke Reid is an early career writer/spoken word artist based in Launceston, Tasmania. He will use an Artsbridge international grant of $2 250 to travel to Banff, Canada as one of fifteen artists selected from across the work to participate in the Banff Centre Spoken Word Program.
Simone Walters is a professional modern orchestral bassoonist, contra-bassoonist and a part-time member of the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra. She will use an Artsbridge international grant of $1 967 to attend two specialist Baroque performance summer schools - the Oregon Bach Society's Berwick Academy in Eugene and the American Bach Soloists Festival Academy in San Francisco.
Scott Van Tuil is an early career Tasmanian Designer. He will use an Artsbridge national grant of $330 to exhibit at Denfair, Melbourne.
Mark Downie is an established, well-respected Tasmanian musician and performer. He will use an Artsbridge international grant of $7 250 to enable his band, The Dead Maggies to undertake a comprehensive music tour playing at key festivals across the United Kingdom, France and Germany.