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NISER has a proud history of connection to The Arts. We have assisted over 50 community groups and individuals to undertake art and cultural projects. We have enabled them to source funding and grants, create partnership links and also assisted in the co-ordination of creative input, administrative aspects and community engagement



$29,000 Qld Government Film Project

$ 4,000 Federal Government Glass Art & Mosaic Project

$ 2,600 State Government equestrian cultural history project

$17,500 GCBF: Community Enterprise & Art & Cultural Centre Project

$ 4,200 Philanthropic: Community Art Journaling Project (Cooran)

$ 3,000 Philanthropic: Community Publishing Project (Noosa Hinterland)

$35,000 State & LGA: Youth Group Art & Cultural Projects

NISER can assist individuals to develop their arts based practice and projects as well as their professional development – for example attending conferences, preparing for scholarships, exchange programs or residencies. In addition, we can assist with RADF, Artslink, Arts Qld & Australia Council applications as well as philanthropic applications to, for instance, the Sidney Myer Fund and Ian Potter Foundation.

NISER can assist community groups and organisations with developing all aspects of their community art & cultural projects including community consultation and engagement, project development, budgeting, funding, grants and acquittals. Accessing resources is also a critical part of the process and NISER can assit with applications to state, federal and local government, philanthropic trusts and foundations.

NISER can also assist all levels of government with community art and cultural projects including community engagement, project development, production and acquittal. We are masterful at being creative and developing creative partnerships which can maximise resources, achieve multiple benefits and outstanding ‘Return on Investment (ROI) outcomes.

Art & Cultural Services

Central to NISER’s cultural planning and development services is the understanding that supporting cultural and creative life is fundamental to the long term well-being and sustainability of our communities.

NISER Consultants provide a range of effective Arts and Cultural planning including:

  • Arts and cultural infrastructure studies
  • Cultural landscape studies and analysis
  • Cultural materials, public art and collections audits
  • Community consultation processes
  • Cultural mapping
  • Grants and Funding proposals and applications
  • Development of policies and procedures for art & cultural activities, projects, collections
  • Curating methodologies, procedures and planning

In addition, NISER Consultants provide a range of Art & Cultural Services for:

  • Arts practioners
  • Art & Cultural organisations
  • Community Groups
  • Social planners
  • Architects
  • Urban designers
  • Planners
  • Economists