Tag Archives: Newcastle


TiNA first program release

  Clowns, comedians and a whistle-blower to attend open invitation 18th Birthday Party for This is Not Art Since its humble beginnings, This is Not Art (known to friends as TiNA) has been Newcastle’s festival. These days, it’s all grown up and preparing to commemorate its 18th Birthday and reputation as one of Australia’s most […]

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TiNA – First Co-Presenter Program announcement!

This October, the ninth annual Crack Theatre Festival will take over vacant spaces in Newcastle to present a range of new experimental performances from across Australia including theatre, visual arts, dance, circus, comedy and much more! Presented as part of the independent arts festival, This Is Not Art (TiNA), Crack Theatre Festival is an avenue […]

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This Is Not Art Festival Call for Submissions :: Matching Dollar For Dollar ::

This Is Not Art (TiNA) has been chosen as a lead organisation by Creative Partnerships Australia to distribute matched funding for artists to present new work at this years festival, held from 2nd to 5th October 2014. TiNA  have been chosen based on our capacity to reach, influence and work collectively with artists across different […]

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Hands On! Hands In! Hands Up!

Research shows that communities which have an active involvement in the arts have a  greater individual and community “well-being” factor.  Being involved in artistic and creative activities is a way of exploring and expressing our culture and underlying values.  It strengthens the bond of Community and it enhances the Individual’s sense of belonging. Newcastle has […]

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