Art in Hepburn Shire
Arts and Culture Collection Online
Items in the Hepburn Shire arts and culture collection are currently being catalogued online. The collection includes memorabilia, artworks and public artworks of significance to the Hepburn Shire. The online catalogue can be accessed here: victoriancollections.net.au/organisations/hepburn-shire
Hepburn Shire Council, in conjunction with the City of Greater Bendigo, Macedon Ranges Shire and Mount Alexander Shire, is supporting a feasibility study into the Pop Up Art, an arts enterprise project. A report detailing the outcomes of community consultations held in August and September 2013 across the Shires can be found at the Pop Up Art website.
Go to www.popupart.com.au for information or contact 5348 2306.
Hepburn Shire has a great range of art in public places and is committed to enhancing the region through a robust Public Art program. Hepburn Shire Council adopted policy 40 (c) Public Art Policy in December 2013 and appointed the Public Art Panel in April 2014. More information is available here
Arts Atlas is a comprehensive guide to arts in the Ballarat and Central Highlands region. Local artists should list details of their practice here. Developed with artists, organisations and cultural groups in mind, it aims to bring people together to share what’s going on and to celebrate what makes this part of the world just that little bit special.