Industry Advocates


RGASA advocates for South Australian
Public Galleries Professional development
and networking opportunities for
gallery staff and volunteers


NAVA is great resource for emerging and professional
creatives they offer Grants and Professional Development opportunities, Artist Insurance
Advice on fees and wages for creatives, code of practice for creatives and more.

Young Artists

Carclew is South Australia’s only multi-art form and cultural organisation dedicated to artistic outcomes by and for people aged 26 and under. It provides young people with opportunities to try different art forms, supports emerging artists to develop their craft and advocates for youth arts practice.

Carclew’s programs consist of workshops, events, arts projects, funding programs, and skill development opportunities, which:

Provide funding, scholarships and mentoring opportunities for South Australian artists aged 26 and under.
Provide funding for youth arts organisations working with children and young people.
Connect artists with South Australian schools, teachers and students.
Help young South Australians connect with arts industry professionals.
Provide South Australian artists with affordable rehearsal, performance and exhibition spaces.
Profile and celebrating young South Australian artists.
Connect children and young people to the arts across South Australia

Professional Development for artists

Guildhouse is a not for profit organisation that supports visual artists, craftspeople and designers to build and maintain sustainable careers. They help nurture and extend art practices and business development and connect professional opportunities, markets and networks.

They offer Professional Development opportunities, Tool kits, Advice,  Insurance and more.


Study Art

Contemporary Art at UniSA

Bachelor’s Degrees, Research and Coursework Masters Degrees available, as well PhD study options. Study ceramics, drawing, glass, jewellery and metal, new media arts, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture, textiles, and contemporary art history and theory.

Visual Art at Central School of Art 

Study drawing, painting and sculpture, art history & theory and professional practice.
Has a selection of short courses as well as degree & certificate courses, check website for details

Art and Design at TAFE SA (Adelaide College of the Arts)

Has a selection of short courses as well as degree & certificate courses; heck website for details

Study Arts Administration

Study Conservation

Study Museum Curator 

Study Art Therapy 

Resources for Students & Educators


AGSA has an great resources for staff and students alike, with regular Professional Development opportunities for school teachers.

Artist Rights

The Indigenous Art Code helps protect Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists by getting sellers of their art to commit to treating artists fairly, honestly and respectfully.




Artist contract templates, legal advice and referrals

The Copyright Agency is an Australian not-for-profit organisation that has been standing up for creators for more than 40 years. They enable the reuse of copyright-protected words and images in  return for fair payment to creators.