|Arts Levy Program 2022–2023|
|Goal 1 – Local artists and artistic content is developed and celebrated
||Creative Business Development
||1. Incubator program to transform creative ideas into sustainable businesses (The Refinery).
2. Program to develop the export capability and markets for local artists and makers.
||Collection acquisition||Acquire new works featuring local artists, including First Nations, for the Sunshine Coast Regional art collection.
||First Nations arts
||Support the establishment of a First Nations arts advisory sub-committee to the SC Arts Advisory Board.
|Goal Total Expenditure||$88,362|
|Goal 2 – Arts audiences and creative opportunities flourish through investment and development
||Diverse arts programming and activation
||Support and deliver a diverse and accessible program of arts experiences that builds audiences (local and out of region) and increases participation in the arts.
|1.3; 2.1||Incentives Program
||Attract established arts organisations and initiatives of national significance to base themselves in the region to provide employment pathways and development opportunities for local artists and arts workers.
|2.2||Competitive Investment Program
||Develop strategic partnerships (multi-year and aligned to SC Arts Plan deliverables) with established, significant regional / peak arts organisations, programs, events and initiatives.
|Goal Total Expenditure||$195,000|
|Goal 3 – A dedicated network of places and spaces for artists to connect, create and collaborate
||Advocate and facilitate access to affordable spaces for making, exhibiting and performing.
|Goal Total Expenditure||$32,500|
|Goal 4 – Art and creativity is embedded in the identity and experience of the Sunshine Coast
||Development of regional philanthropic outcomes.||$70,000|
|4.6||Audience and Participation Development
||Prepare an audience development and participation strategy to identify a series of actions that will grow local participation and regional arts audiences.||$70,000|
|Goal Total Expenditure||$140,000|