Our vision is to be a diverse and dynamic arts ecology valued locally, nationally and globally.

artsACT is the ACT Government’s arts agency, we provide policy and funding advice to government, manage the ACT Arts Fund and a range of other arts development and funding initiatives, manage the ACT Government’s public art collection of over 100 artworks, oversee the development and management of key ACT arts facilities  and maintain links with other arts and cultural organisations in Australia and internationally.


Funding and support

Supporting arts projects from individual artists, arts organisations and community groups.

Arts facilities

Facilities in the ACT facilities that are wholly dedicated to arts activity.

Public art

Find out more about the ACT’s diverse collection of public artwork.

Community participation

Opportunities for all members of the community to participate in arts and cultural activities.

Policy and publications

Find out more about arts policy in the ACT.

Arts news

Find out about what’s happening across the ACT arts community.