Arts Tasmania has developed a range of programs and publications to assist, support and inform artists and arts organisations.

Publications to assist with funding programs

The following publications and documents are provided to assist you with your application when applying for funding through Arts Tasmania's grants and loans programs.

Forms and downloads

Please visit funding for more information about how our grants and loans programs can help you with your arts practice or support your arts organisation.

Roving Curator Program

Through our Small Museums and Collections Program, Arts Tasmania provides grants and loans to assist with the curatorial and collection management practices of smaller public and community collections and museums.

To find out how our Roving Curators can help your organisation with the development, care and/or use of a collection, visit the Roving Curator Program page.

Collection Care Toolkit - PDF 244 KB
Collection Care Toolkit - Word doc 400 KB

Museum induction package for volunteers - Word doc 560 KB

National Standards for Australian Museums and Galleries – Version 1.4 – PDF 1.2 MB


Artists' media kit

The artists' media kits aims to maximise your chances of gaining media coverage. It provides insight into the media landscape and how best to navigate it and offers useful tips on how to make connections in the media, how to prepare your media release, ways to pitch your story and advice on interview preparation and delivery.

Artists' media kit - PDF 624 KB
Artists' media kit - Word docx 516 KB

Arts Tasmania's Disability Action Plan Guide

Arts Tasmania has created a guide to developing disability action plans that can assist arts organisations, artists and venues to be more accessible to people with disability.

Arts Tasmania's Disability Action Plan Guide - PDF 880 KB
Arts Tasmania's Disability Action Plan Guide - Word docx 2.67 MB

Arts business and artform resources

Arts business and artform resources is a collection of links to websites that may assist artists and arts organisations across all artforms to develop their skills, connections, profile and business practices. They are organized by art form including music, writing, design, performing and visual art and more as well as arts business links that cover financial support, governance and marketing.

Newsbyte: arts news and opportunities

Arts Tasmania sends a fortnightly newsletter with news and opportunities for artists.

In addition to the fortnightly newsletter, we also send occasional emails to remind you of our funding round closing dates, professional development opportunities, public art commissions and invitations to exhibitions openings at 146 ArtSpace or other Arts Tasmania events.

You can subscribe to these lists on the stay informed page.

To read previous editions of the arts-e newsbyte see Newsbyte: arts news and opportunities - past editions.


For more Arts Tasmania publications see the publications page.