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'Creative Victoria is the state government body dedicated to championing, growing and supporting Victoria's creative industries. We invest in the ideas, talent, organisations, events and projects that make Victoria a creative state.' (

Latest Winners / Recipients (also see subcategories)19572158

Year: 2021

recipient (Arts Access Victoria) C.B. Mako $19,000 Creative development of a non-fiction literary work.
recipient (Auspicious Arts Projects) Alisdair Macindoe $15,000 Final development, rehearsal and premiere of REFERENCE MATERIAL, a dance work that explores the history of contemporary dance.
recipient (Auspicious Arts Projects) Catherine Ryan $5,000 Creative development and presentation of A Perfect Day, a new performance by Catherine Ryan, mentored by Mish Grigor, in partnership with APHIDS.
recipient (Auspicious Arts Projects) Heidi Everett $5,000 Creative development of a new theatre work about mental health and classical music.
recipient (Auspicious Arts Projects) Joel Bray $31,000 Creative development and presentation of a new dance-theatre work.
recipient (Auspicious Arts Projects) Katerina Kokkinos-Kennedy  $24,178 Creative development of an immersive and interactive performance exploring the topic of climate change in empowering and playful ways for young children, by Triage Live Art Collective.
recipient (Auspicious Arts Projects) Moira Finucane $116,000 To support Phoenix State, a two-year program of creative projects that will involve more than 60 Victorian artists and partner with many local, national and international cultural organisations.
recipient (Auspicious Arts Projects) Siobhan McKenna $17,135 Creative development of a contemporary dance work exploring time.
recipient Trace Balla $25,000 Creative development of a graphic novel about a fence coming down both literally and figuratively between neighbours.
recipient Andy Butler $15,725 Creative development of a video and performance work, by Andy Butler and Diego Ramirez.
recipient City of Darebin $29,040 Presentation of Talking Back, an art project by Darebin City Council in partnership with Multicultural Arts Victoria.
recipient Cordite Press $60,000 Delivery over two years of the Cordite Poetry's activities, including eight online journal issues and 10 printed books.
recipient Sarah Firth $20,000 Creative development of illustrations for a new graphic novel.
recipient Victoria Hannan $20,000 Creative development of Marshmallow, a fiction novel set in Melbourne that explores privilege, trauma and grief.
recipient Luke Horton $15,600 Creative development of a fiction novel that follows a documentary filmmaker over a month-long period of solo parenting, exploring themes of masculinity, mental health, parenting and grief.
recipient Kill Your Darlings $17,526 Delivery of Kill Your Darling's 2021 program, including online and print publications, podcasts and events with debut authors.
recipient (La Mama Inc) Glenn Shea $40,000 Presentation of An Indigenous Trilogy, an original play exploring issues facing young Indigenous people, family and racism, written and directed by Glenn Shea.
recipient Jessie Lloyd $50,000 Creative development of an album of songs of the Torres Straits to preserve and promote folk songs, stories and histories.
recipient Tariro Mavondo $12,192 Creative development of We Too, Roar, a work of music, sound art and spoken word poetry by spoken word artist Tariro Mavondo and trumpeter/composer Reuben Lewis.
recipient Nyadol Nyuon $20,000 Creative development of a collection of essays on race, identity and belonging.
recipient Sonia Orchard $10,000 Creative development of a non-fiction book incorporating memoir, evolutionary science, anthropology and social commentary to investigate some of the dilemmas of modern-day womanhood.
recipient Raspberry Ripple Productions $29,759 Presentation of That's Why the Lady Needs a Ramp, an original play exploring the reality, quirks, and misconceptions of living with disability, by Kate Hood and Raspberry Ripple.
recipient Maryanne Sam $25,000 Presentation of a comedy drama performance Coconut Woman.
recipient Sarah Walker $9,000 Creative development of The first time I thought I was dying, a collection of non-fiction essays.
recipient Sam Wallman $15,000 Creative development of a graphic novel.
recipient Cher Tan to develope her full-length work, provisionally titled 'Peripathetic: Notes on (Un)belonging'.
recipient Nova Weetman for writing a book on grief, lockdown, and the creative process.
recipient Koraly Dimitriadis for her creative non-fiction, 'Not Till You're Married'.
recipient Mascara Poetry Inc for two special issues of Mascara Literary Journal.
recipient y separately published work icon Rabbit Rabbit : A Journal for Poetry Jessica Wilkinson (editor), 2011 Melbourne : Cussonia Press , 2011- Z1820023 2011 periodical (28 issues) 'Rabbit is a new Australian journal for poetry, with an emphasis on new and emerging rabbits. Rabbit publishes all things poetry, including reviews, essays and interviews.' Source: (Sighted 31/10/2011). for 12 months of development and production [awarded to RMIT on behalf of Jessica Wilkinson for 'Rabbit'].
recipient Görkem Acaroglu for a first draft manuscript called 'The Colour of People'.
recipient Kate Mildenhall for creative development of a novel examining the lives of workers during the Depression, particularly in Footscray in 1933
recipient Thuy On for the creative development of a new poetry collection
recipient Sam Elkin for the creative development of a personal essay collection which aims to explore rights, sexism, trauma, class and the law