Creative placemaking initiatives celebrate the inherent interplay between culture and location. These place-based, citizen-led, and multi-disciplinary programs shine a light on the value of our great public spaces and the stories that enrich them and bind us together.
A rolling curated program of micro-festivals and creative interventions across NSW that invite the community to connect, participate, reflect on and enjoy our public spaces and public life.
Tim Ross invites leading thinkers, artists, comedians, performers and public figures to take him on a ‘Summer Night Walk’ to a special place in their neighbourhoods. Watch the first episode.
The reVITALise program is a series of state-wide collaborative and community-driven demonstration projects to trial creative interventions that support long term best-practice placemaking and attachment to place.
Take a break and reconnect to nature in one of the multi-sensory walks, workshops or activities as Western Sydney Parklands come alive with participatory science, art, and nature experiences for all ages.
We partnered with Create NSW and offered Small Project Grants of $15,000 specifically to support events or activities celebrating Make Music Day and the power of music in the public realm.
Across Darling Harbour and The Rocks public spaces were energised through epic dance performances and interactive classes during the Sydney Square Dance as we emerged from the pandemic and dancing indoors was not permitted.
We partnered with the creative industries conference REMIX to present a stream of conversations on the future of public space and placemaking. “A Changing World” was the theme and we invited leading thinkers to help shape the conversation.