ART Venture 2013 is open for Expressions of Interest

Posted Wednesday 03 Apr 2013

ART Venture, the unique acceleration programme for creative, entrepreneurial people and producers working in the arts and creative industries in Auckland, is on the lookout for participants for its 2013 programme.

Successful candidates will be awarded a place on the programme, worth up to $38,000, to be announced at the ART Awards later in 2013. ?The year-long programme provides start-up and experienced creative entrepreneurs with a flexible yet intensive action-learning environment that, through peer-to-peer support, specialist coaching, and customised content accelerates the creative, professional and enterprise development of each participant.

Find out more about ART Venture 2013 and whether the programme is right for you by going to the Expressions of Interest page on The Big Idea

Expressions of Interest close 5pm, Friday 5 April.

Any questions, contact

ART Venture is an initiative of Arts Regional Trust Te Taumata Toi-a-iwi produced in partnership with delivery partners The Big Idea Te Aria Nui



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Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2013 is now open for entries.

Posted Wednesday 03 Apr 2013

The Aesthetica short film festival allows filmmakers to connect with new, worldwide audiences and interact with some of the biggest industry personalities. Over 200 short films will be screened at this unique event, in 15 iconic locations across York, UK, from 7-10 November 2013.


This year's prizes include:


�750 Festival Winner

�250 People's Choice Award

Festival screenings at ASFF 2013

Editorial in Aesthetica Magazine

Opportunity to be included on the festival sampler DVD

12 month membership to Shooting People

This is a fantastic opportunity for members of WIFT NZ to showcase their work in an impressive setting to an international audience. High profile ASFF attendees in 2012 included representatives from Warp, BAFTA, Channel 4 and Raindance.

Enter @asffest today. Screen your #shortfilm in #York. All genres accepted.

Entry is �15 and the deadline for submissions is 31 May 2012. For more information visit

Or contact

Eva Helen

Aesthetica Magazine

PO Box 371?York

YO23 1WL

01904 479168