Building Audiences examines the barriers to and the strategies for increasing audiences in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts sector. This research investigates the attitudes, beliefs and behaviours of current and potential audiences. Commissioned by the Australia Council for the Arts and conducted by Kerrie Bridson, Maree Clarke, Jody Evans, Brian Martin, Ruth Rentschler and Tabitha White from Deakin Univeristy and the University of Melbourne - Melbourne Business School.
The Public Galleries Association of Victoria (PGAV) acknowledges the Wurundjeri Woi-Wurrung people of the Kulin Nation as the Traditional Owners of the lands where our office is located, and all Traditional Owners of country throughout Victoria and Australia. We recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people’s enduring traditions and continuing creative cultures. We pay our respect to Elders past, present and emerging.