Welcome to the Ballarat Arts Foundation.


Tuesday 23 September 2014 – 7.15 for 7.30pm Humffray Room Mechanics Institute.                      Notice of Special Resolution: To Adopt the revised set of rules “Ballarat Arts Foundations Rules  (Amended September 2014)”. Copies of the revised rules available on request.                     Appointment of Board Member: Nominations forms for the appointment of the Board are available by contacting Executive Assistant Marg Dobson RSVP 19th September to ea@ballaratartsfoundation.org.au or 0411 894 539

Applications for 2014 funding round are closed.

See Grants and Application Process for full details.

Latest News -  Upcoming Events

Awards Night in October – a celebration of the successful applicants for 2014 who will receive their Awards and funds

Eureka Art Prize in November at the Post Office Gallery- showcasing the BAF Alumni who are in competition for prizes

Alumni News

Tim Bignall received a VJ Award in 2013 and part of the funds received from BAF, went to enhance his Churchill Fellowship project.  An amazing adventure for Tim with the details in the following report.

The report is reproduced here  with permission of The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust


Tas Wainsbrough received a BAF Award in 2011, see this video on her thoughts and  practice:


Ballarat Arts Foundation Patrons are David Hobson and the Mayor of City of Ballarat Cr Josh Morris.

See more on the Stars of BAF Concert in Archive.

Stars of BAF Concert Mayor Josh Morris, Gordon Williamson and Councillor Amy Johnson

Stars of BAF Concert
Mayor Josh Morris, Gordon Williamson and Councillor Amy Johnson

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