Flying Arts is committed to promoting the appreciation practice and professional development of the visual and media arts throughout Queensland, especially for artists and communities with limited access.

We offer a wide range of arts development workshops and events delivered by an elite team of artists and facilitators. If you have an interest in the visual and media arts and want to enhance your skills, improve your practice and develop your career, you’ve come to the right place. The sky’s the limit.

Whether you are a practising artist, an art student, an art educator or a cultural/arts leader in your community we have a workshop, program or event that will cater for your needs and interests.

Flying Arts delivers its services around the State with the support of a number of partners, sponsors and benefactors. Contact us if you'd like to know more about how you can become engaged in supporting our work.


Flying Arts Alliance has been delivering arts and cultural services in Queensland for more than 40 years. Over three generations our work has inspired artists, teachers, students, young people and community groups to explore and express their creative potential. Because.........
The appreciation and practise of art is for life.
Please help us to continue our important work in regional and remote Queensland. Give to the Art4Life fund today.

What’s On.

Employment Opportunity - Executive Officer

Flying Arts is recruiting for a new Executive Officer. This is a senior arts management role requiring experience in management, marketing and development, preferably in the Not for Profit Arts Sector. For more information and selection criteria, download the Position Description. Applications close 2 August. 

QRAA 2015 Cream of the Crop - Entries Now Open

The QRAA is an annual visual arts prize and exhibition for  artists living in regional and remote Queensland. The program aims to highlight the wealth of creative talent located outside the capital city and provide a platform for further professional development. Over $15,000 in prizes.

Regional Workshops, Residencies & Art Projects 2015

The full menu of the 2014 workshop, residency and art project opportunities and the elite team of artists and facilitators are now available online. To find out more about organising a workshop, residency or and arts project in your region follow the link

Professional Development 4 Artists

Workshops, forums, seminars for Brisbane artists looking to improve their professional practice.
To attend an event in Brisbane, click more.

PD 4 Arts Educators - Workshops and Webshops

Flying Arts offer a range of activities and resources to support the delivery of visual arts education in schools, including: workshops & residencies in schools for students and teachers delivered by our touring artist team and professional development workshops for delivered live and by interactive webcast.


2015 Queensland touring exhibition program and the Shopfront Gallery, Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts, Brisbane exhibition program.

V!ArtSpace - Flying Arts Virtual Gallery

Take a flight into the virtual world and experience the wonders of our inaugural V!ArtSpace exhibition. Flights of Fancy - works by Anneke Silver, curated by Simone Oriti. Flights of Fancy is an exhibition of drawings, diary images and works depicting life in the road as a Flying Arts tutor. Take a guided tour, have a glass of champers, enjoy.


Resources and Information for Artists

Follow the link below to a host of resources and infromaiton about jobs, opportunities, grants, funding, professional practice, industry links and connections.


Flying Arts Web TV

Video resources for Artists & Art Teachers. Find all our webcasts, webinars and web workshops here.


Come Fly with Flying Arts Alliance.

Support our Young People & Education Program by contributing to the Flying Squad. Choose a crew position and help us reach our destination - affordable access to workshops, projects and residencies for students and young people in regional and remote areas.


Image Acknowledgements

Selected images 'Living Change' - 2013 Queensland Regional Art Awards

'Resilient'- Kim Schoenberger. 2013. Stainless Steel and corrugated iron

'written in the past #8 Joachim Froese. 2007 Archival inkjet print Courtesy of the artist and Jan Manton Art


Flying Arts is a not-for-profit organisation providing arts and cultural development projects and services throughout regional and remote Queensland with the assistance of the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland - part of the Department  of Science, Information Technology, Innovation and the Arts, the University of Southern Queensland and corporate partners and benefactors.


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