IN FOCUS 2022 FORMS FOR PARTICIPATING ARTISTS

Guidelines for Participation
One form per artist will need to be completed and submitted to RAG.
pdf Guidelines-of-participation-for-In-Focus-2022.pdf [PDF 138 KB]

Artwork Loan Agreement
One form per artwork will need to be completed and submitted to RAG.
pdf Artwork-Loan-Agreement-for-In-Focus-2022.pdf [PDF 440 KB]

 

LOOKING AFTER YOUR COLLECTION OR VALUABLE OBJECTS

The Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Material
Directory of qualified conservators; links and downloads to conservation guides; disaster planning advice for institutions; national conservation news and networking opportunities
www.aiccm.org.au/
www.aiccm.org.au/disaster/flood/

reCollections: Caring for collections across Australia
Online guides for conservation techniques, including preventative conservation, damage and decay, and managing museum collections
www.aiccm.org.au/conservation/collection-care/

State Library of QLD: “Caring for collections”
Short videos about correct ways to store, hande, display, and salvage objects
www.slq.qld.gov.au/how-do-i/preserve-my-collection/caring-collections

State Library of QLD: “How to guides”
Basic conservation tools for range of objects (eg. photographs, books, film, etc.)
www.slq.qld.gov.au/how-do-i/preserve-my-collection/how-guides

National Gallery of Australia: Conservation
The role of the Conservation Department
www.nga.gov.au/art-artists/conservation/

Significance 2.0: A Guide to assessing the significance of collections
Significance 2.0 is published by the Collections Council of Australia Ltd and it outlines the theory, practice and many applications of the concept of significance in collection management.
pdf Significance 2.0 [PDF 3,758 KB]

ART COLLECTION RESEARCH (ONLINE COLLECTIONS, BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION, IMAGE DATABASES)

Prints and Printmaking Australia | Asia | Pacific
Online database of printmaking from Australia, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islands & the Pacific region including art works, artist biographies, galleries and resources
www.printsandprintmaking.gov.au/

The Getty Research Institute
Online resource for international art history, publications, programs/workshops, and online collections of rare and archival materials
www.getty.edu/research

Design & Art Australia Online
Online scholarly research tool for biographical information about Australian artists, designers and curators
www.daao.org.au

National Gallery of Australia Collection
Information and images relating to permanent works in the NGA collection, including historical information, artist biographies, exhibition history, publications, and image database
nga.gov.au/collections

 

ART VALUATIONS AND DONATION INCENTIVES

Australian Government – Cultural Gifts Program
Information on the Cultural Gifts Program
www.arts.gov.au/funding-and-support/cultural-gifts-program

Australian Government – List of approved valuers
List of licensed art valuers for the Cultural Gifts Program
www.arts.gov.au/documents/list-approved-valuers-cultural-gifts-program

Australian Art Auction Records
Archive of auction results since the 1970s for Australian and New Zealand artists
www.artrecord.com

 

SPECIFIC TO THE REDLAND ART GALLERY COLLECTION

Redland Art Gallery Collection online
artgallery.redland.qld.gov.au/ragcollection

Redland Art Gallery Collection Policy
pdf RAG Collection Policy [PDF 156KB]

Redland Art Gallery Collection Guideline
pdf RAG Collection Guideline [PDF 94KB]

 

OTHER USEFUL LINKS

Aboriginal Art Directory
www.aboriginalartdirectory.com

Arts Queensland
www.arts.qld.gov.au

Australia Council for the Arts
www.australiacouncil.gov.au

Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
www.aiatsis.gov.au

Australian Museums and Galleries Association
www.amaga.org.au

Create NSW Aboriginal Arts and Culture Protocols
https://mk0createnswn7cpj5ax.kinstacdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/Aboriginal-Art-and-Culture-Protocols-interactive-1.pdf

Creative Alliance Queensland
www.caa.creativealliance.org.au/

First Peoples: A roadmap for enhancing Indigenous engagement in museums and galleries
www.amaga.org.au/shop/first-peoples-roadmap-enhancing-indigenous-engagement-museums-and-galleries-hardcopy-version

Flying Arts Alliance Inc
www.flyingarts.org.au

International Council of Museums
www.icom.museum/en/about-us/

Museums and Galleries Queensland
www.magsq.com.au

National Association for the Visual Arts
www.visualarts.net.au

National Gallery of Australia
www.nga.gov.au

National Indigenous Visual Arts Action Plan 2021 – 2025
www.arts.gov.au/documents/national-indigenous-visual-arts-action-plan-2021-2025

Quandamooka Festival
quandamookafestival.com.au

Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art
www.qagoma.qld.gov.au

Queensland Government – Culture and the Arts
www.qld.gov.au/atsi/cultural-awareness-heritage-arts/culture-arts

Queensland Museum
www.qm.qld.gov.au

Reconciliation Australia
www.reconciliation.org.au

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) in Museums
www.sendinmuseums.org

State Library of Queensland
www.slq.qld.gov.au

Image: Shibori dyeing workshop with Susan Fell McLean. Courtesy of the participants and Redland Art Gallery.