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Ministerial media statements - The Hon. John Day BSc BDSc MLA - 2011-17

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24 Nov 2016
An independent survey of how West Australians view the arts shows strong and ongoing public support for the value of culture and arts activities in WA.
16 Nov 2016
Two new grant programs will assist with the creation of new performing arts works designed to resonate with regional communities, and provide opportunities for artist residencies across regional Western Australia.
16 Nov 2016
Pioneering research into the age and history of Western Australia's Kimberley rock art is putting the ancient drawings into the international science spotlight, Premier Colin Barnett said today.
03 Nov 2016
Independent Western Australian publisher Fremantle Press celebrates its 40th anniversary this year.
01 Nov 2016
Western Australia's first long-term vision for the arts and culture sector will foster new business and cultural opportunities across the State.
25 Oct 2016
A series of community events and celebrations in Shark Bay on October 25 will mark the 400th anniversary of Dutch skipper Dirk Hartog's landing off the Western Australian coast.
17 Oct 2016
The 2016 Museums Australia Western Australia (MAWA) conference will explore exhibition and audience experience ideas that could be incorporated in the Liberal National Government's $428 million new museum project.
17 Oct 2016
Architecture students at The University of Western Australia (UWA) have reimagined the cultural facilities in the Perth Cultural Centre, on show in a new exhibition, FUTUREPROOF: Public spaces for the next generations.
17 Oct 2016
Fremantle artist Rachel Coad has won the prestigious $50,000 Lester Group Prize for her portrait of artist Waldemar Kolbusz, titled 'Indian Summer', in the 2016 Black Swan Prize for Portraiture.
13 Oct 2016
The innovative Culture Counts app and web portal is saving Western Australian arts organisations hundreds of thousands of dollars a year, and its use is spreading internationally.