ArtLife, Jayde Houreau, Seddon Deadly Sins

Artist Jayde Houareau exhibits ‘Cafe Foods’ at Seddon Deadly Sins

Cafe Foods by Jayde Houareau Cafe Foods is a series of eight paintings of delectable foods and drinks, produced by local visual artist and painter Jayde Houareau.

RESIDENCE Artist In Focus: Zhang Xiaoan

Artist in Focus Zhang Xiaoan Zhang Xiaoan is a writer and director hailing from Xinjiang, China, currently based in Melbourne.

An Interview with Victoria University Graduates, Daisy and Emilia

Students in Focus Daisy McMillan and Emilia Ambrogio 2020 has been a year of trials, tribulations, small wins and big losses.

We’re Reopening With An Exciting End-Of-Year Program

After 259 days of closure, we are excited to open our doors from Friday 4 December 2020.

Footscray’s 148-Year Old Historic Henderson House Gets a Revamp

Our beloved heritage Henderson House has received a much-needed and eagerly anticipated renovation.

15 Free Public Artworks to Enjoy in Footscray

For many Melbournians, finding ways to shake up the exercise routine or step away from the screen during COVID is important.

Myrtle Wine Cafe

Myrtle Wine Café comes to Footscray Community Arts

Footscray Community Arts is excited to announce a new addition to its creative hub in Footscray.

Footscray Mourns the Loss of Comrade Paddy Garritty

Vale Paddy Garritty Melbourne and the West owes so much to Paddy.

Tailored Arts and Cultural Experiences for the Disability Community

State Trustees Australia Foundation has allocated $20,000 to Footscray Community Arts as part of an inclusion grant.

‘Turn the Lights On’ Reduces CO2 Emissions by 100 Tonnes

The sustainability campaign, dubbed ‘Turn the Lights On’ has reduced our carbon footprint by 100 tonnes.

Get Tailored Grant Writing Advice from our Directors

The unfolding COVID-19 crisis is presenting a monumental challenge to the livelihoods and practices of artists and creatives.

7 Ways to Boost Creativity While Social Distancing 

With humankind hunkering down to flatten the curve against COVID-19, it can be hard to find ways to unleash your inner creativity.

Victorian Bushfires: How You Can Support

The Victorian Bushfires have had a devastating impact on communities, wildlife and the environment.

Footscray Community Arts Announces New Chair

Footscray Community Arts is pleased to announce the appointment of Julia White to the position of Chair.

Introducing Our New Leadership Team

Footscray Community Arts is pleased to announce the appointment of Robyn Gawenda to the position of Executive Director and Daniel Santangeli to the position of Artistic Director.

Shape the Future of Footcray

Footscray Community Arts has been operating for more than 40 years, presenting a dynamic program featuring live music and performances, fun and educational workshops, film screenings, spoken word and festivals.

Footscray Community Arts Becomes NDIS Providers

Footscray Community Arts (FCA) reaffirms its commitment to being an inclusive contemporary arts centre by becoming a fully registered National Disability Insurance Scheme provider.

Cargo Bike in the Dark by CB Mako

Cargo Bike in the Dark By CB Mako “BIKE THE BLUES away,” read a random post somewhere online.

ArtLife Artist in Focus: Esther Tuddenham

In the lead up to the second ArtLife Colouring Book Launch on Thursday 26 July, we spoke with artist Esther Tuddenham about what inspires her creative practice.

Artist in Focus: Michele Lee

A practising playwright for over 10 years, Michele Lee is revered for producing theatre pieces that amplify diverse stories.