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Perspectives

5 August, 2020

NorthSite is reopen stunning new exhibitions and projects

Read the full August NorthSite News here DIRECTOR’S MESSAGE The time is now.  NorthSite is reopen! To say it’s been a challenging road over these past years is an understatement – but we’re demonstrating that bold ideas and determination pay off. Just keep swimming! Following a long renovation, a short two-week period of reopening at […]

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7 April, 2020

FUNDING and THE AUSTRALIAN ARTS SECTOR IN UNCERTAIN TIMES

Dear Arts Friends The last weeks have been massive for the arts in Australia, with widespread announcements of closures, job losses, program changes, cancellations, funding redeployments, ministerial roundtables, and notification of the major Australia Council of the Arts’ multiyear organisational funding program, which has seen many much-loved arts companies missing out or being defunded as […]

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18 March, 2020

NORTHSITE CLOSES GALLERIES, SHOP and SWITCHES ONLINE COVID:19

Good morning. As we take all precautions to keep our staff, artists and audiences safe and supported at this time, we will not be opening the doors to NorthSite at Bulmba-ja today and will not be physically open to the public again, until after an inevitable period of greater disruption to everyday life and the […]

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NorthSite Store

17 March, 2020

UPDATE: NORTHSITE ACTIONS ON COVID-19 to 17 March 2020.

We want to wish you all the best at this time and provide an update on the measures we are taking in the best interest of our artists and audiences in these uncertain times. On 2 March, we re-opened our doors to the public following Arts Queensland’s renovation, and the opening of Bulmba-ja on 29 […]

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13 March, 2020

Postponement NorthSite Opening Event – Artists’ Party. COVID-19

Dear Friends Given the unfolding global situation, we are making the disappointing but measured decision to postpone the NorthSite Opening Event, scheduled in a fortnight’s time. Thank you to every single one of you who have pre-ordered 301 tickets so far. While there are currently no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Far North Queensland we […]

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Tracey Moffatt exhibition

4 March, 2020

Installation view Tracey Moffatt and Gary Hillberg

TRACEY MOFFATT & GARY HILLBERG Montages: The Full Cut 1999-2015 2 MARCH — 11 MAY 2020

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NorthSite Opening Artists Party Invite

1 March, 2020

YOU’RE INVITED! NORTHSITE ARTISTS’ PARTY – OPENING!

Following 18 months of renovation and transformation, we’re home! The Board of Directors, invite you and your friends to join the celebrations. New spaces and fresh faces with an everlasting commitment to creativity and community. The NorthSite Artists’ Party brings the arts community together under this one roof again. In recent years, the Centre of Contemporary […]

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Bulmba-ja

28 February, 2020

OPENING BULMBA-JA

Read the e-news here Bulmba-ja Opens This Saturday, come celebrate with Arts Queensland’s free Community welcome day as the doors open to Cairns’ revitalised arts centre – Bulmba-ja (formerly Centre of Contemporary Arts). The community welcome day will feature family-friendly activities including workshops and panel discussions. Bookings here:  bit.ly/Bulmba-ja-Workshops The doors will swing open to the new […]

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Yirrigandji and Yidinji Tradition Owners name Bulmba-ja

14 January, 2020

ANNOUNCING BULMBA-JA ARTS CENTRE

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts The Honourable Leeanne Enoch Tuesday, January 14, 2020 New name, new artworks and new vision for Centre of Contemporary Arts Cairns The Palaszczuk Government’s $5.9 million refurbishment for the Centre of Contemporary Arts Cairns (CoCA) will see the cultural […]

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NorthSite_Launch_Cairns_News

14 January, 2020

LAUNCHING NORTHSITE CONTEMPORARY ARTS

A NEW ERA FOR ARTS IN THE NORTH After 27 years of presenting contemporary artistic practice in Far North Queensland… KickArts launches NorthSite Contemporary Arts. See the news and read the Press Release here. KA New brand unveiled_NorthSiteFINAL ARTSHUB Article –  Introducing NorthSite Contemporary Arts, melding three decades of community drive and experience with a […]

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