New space for artists and arts workers to craft ideas this winter at Arts Centre Melbourne

MELBOURNE, 1 JUNE 2017 — Arts Centre Melbourne’s Gallery 1 will be transformed into The Kiln, a space for artists and arts workers to gather this winter from June to August for a program of discussions, masterclasses, networking events, residencies, readings, forums and training.

Help get your local inclusive and accessible arts programs on the map

Arts Access Victoria, the state's leading arts and disability organisation, recently launched ARTfinder, a searchable listing of inclusive and accessible arts and cultural programs across Victoria.

Artwell - be well

Artwell is a weekly program for community members to work on mental wellness through art practices such as painting, drawing, sculpture and more. Participants are led by a facilitator to create new art, or are welcome to continue to work on their own practice. $5 per session. Wednesdays 10am to 12noon (during school terms).

Frankston Build Your Business Workshops

The Build your Business workshop program is a key pillar for providing support to the small business community. For the first time, Council has partnered with co-working facility, Frankston Foundry, to deliver its most exciting and innovative workshop program yet. The program includes a range of topics, with a distinct focus on ‘business in the digital age’ and start ups.