Building Pathways assists South Australian artists to build their national and international profile through the development of relationships with galleries, agents, publishers, producers and presenters.

Individual artists and organisations can apply.

Funding is available to bring key industry representatives to South Australia for meetings and presentations.

Funds can also support South Australian artists or their representatives to attend significant national and/or international industry events and markets. This may include the development of marketing materials to assist with promotion.

 Round 1Round 2Round 3
Grant amount Up to $10,000 Up to $10,000 Up to $10,000
Open date  1 June 2019 16 September 2019
Closing date 5pm, 25 February 2019 5pm, 8 July 2019 5pm, 1 November 2019
Notification date 24 April 2019 9 September 2019 27 January 2020
Funded activity commencement date 1 May 2019 16 September 2019 3 February 2020

The handbook below details eligibility criteria, eligible costs and expenses and how to apply.

Building Pathways Handbook (PDF, 503.4 KB)

Building Pathways Handbook (DOCX, 98.3 KB)

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Previous recipients


Wakefield Press Attendance at Frankfurt Book Fair 2019 $7,901
Wakefield Press Attendance at Visiting International Publishers Program, a strategic networking program for Australian publishers and agents and their international publishers, literary talent and scouts         $3,534
Performing Arts
Open Space Contemporary Arts To bring interstate dance producers and festival programmers to see a work in progress showing of the disability led dance project Of Boys & Men $4,366
Zephyr Quartet Performance in Rotterdam, Netherlands, as part of the showcase at Classical NEXT            $10,000
Visual Art, Craft and Design
West Gallery Thebarton Promotion of South Australian artists at the Exhibition Fair at Sydney Contemporary 2019 $9,964

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