Visual Arts Association of Far North Queensland Inc.
The VAA is a network group formed by major visual arts organisations in FNQ.
Full members are:-
Cairns Art Society Inc.
Cairns Photographic Society Inc.
Cairns Potters Club Inc.
Douglas Arts Inc.
Fibrecrafters FNQ Inc.
Associated members ( living outside Cairns)
Tablelands Art Society
Mareeba Art Society
Kuranda Arts Co-operative,
Art @t Mission (Mission Beach Artists)
Cooktown School of Arts Society Inc.
Innisfail Art Society Inc.
Plus art galleries & individuals with an
interest in Visual Arts.
The constitutional objectives are:
•To promote and foster an interest in the Visual Arts in Far North Queensland;
•To provide a communication link between local bodies involved in Visual Arts.
•To provide a liaison and referral service between community, industry and government authorities.
•To co-ordinate activities of member groups
We publish a Visual Arts Newsletter every 2 months at a cost of $15.00 per annum. This brings a list of membership activities, detail and impact of Council activities and a general overview of what is happening. It is available as a black and white hard copy or a colored PDF copy over the internet.
We operate a Visual Arts Forum which is free for anyone to join. Generally it is used to circulate Visual Arts news, competitions and exhibitions throughout the Far North Queensland region.
We also assist in coordinating various exhibitions for special needs.
Our physical location is Cominos House Greenslopes St.Cairns,(see picture).
Web site is www.visualartsassocfnq.com
President: Lone White telephone 07 40 537 508