In the recent number of months the NAC has undergone major changes at governance level which have culminated in the appointment of a new Council by the Minister of Arts and Culture, Nathi Mthethwa. This follows an open and rigorous selection process. Mr Hartley Ngoato, has been appointed the Chairperson for the next four years.
Please note that our telephone lines are not audible due to a technical problem. Kindly cooperate with us in using our info email address as the problem has been reported and working towards solving.
Request for Expression of interest from Registered Publishers to publish a book on South African Contemporary Dance forms (EX: 01- 2016/17)
The National Arts Council (NAC) hereby invites registered Publishing Companies to submit their expression of interest for publishing a book on South African Contemporary Dance forms.
Professional Practice & Business Of the Visual Arts Seminar: "Show Me The Money" - 22 & 23 April 2017
Art Source South Africa and Lizamore & Associates are hosting a seminar on Professional Practice and the Business of Arts. Titled “Show me the Money”, this seminar focusses on critical financial aspects of the Visual Art Sector.
The Community Arts and Science Centre’s workshop is now set for the 28th of March 2017 incase you have people who might be interested in attending the workshop.
Eastern Cape organisations are invited to apply to participate in upcoming arts administration master classes.
17 - 18 March 2017
NAC hereby invites proposals for the following Bid: BID NO: NAC 06-2016/17. Appointment of service provider/s to set up NAC Helpdesk in four provinces, namely: Northern Cape, Limpopo, North West and Mpumalanga for a period of six (6) months on 80/20 PPPFMA.
Thank you for your all the recent applications for the Finance Officer post. Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances we had to withdraw the post.
Art Action for Climate Action: International Conference Fires Up Partnership Between Cities and Artists
The power of the arts to inspire, build awareness and catalyse climate action in cities and beyond is taking centre stage at a gathering of some 50 experts meeting this week at Salzburg Global Seminar, Austria.
Unfortunately the NAC has not finalised the Call for Special Arts Organisation Support Funding intended for the provinces of the Eastern Cape, Northern Cape, North West, Mpumalanga and Free State.
We are saddened by the passing of Thandi Klassen, a Jazz icon. Her beautiful voice and charismatic character will surely be missed by the arts community at large.
The end of year break is always a welcome time for reflection on both the year passed and the year that lies ahead of us. It is a time to celebrate successes and achievements and to steel your resolve to continue on that path in the New Year.
The National Arts Council hereby announces the names of successful applicants for the local bursary funding session which closed on the 09 September 2016.
Bid awarded: Appointment of a service provider to assist with the replacement of the Grant Management System to the National Arts Council (NAC) on 80/20 PPPFA
Bid awarded: Appointment of service provider/s to render health, safety and building renovations to the National Arts Council (NAC) on the 90/10 PPPFA (NAC 02-2016/17)
Dumisani Dlamini, the chief financial officer (CFO) of the National Arts Council (NAC) has been invited to speak at the 46th annual CFO World Congress of the International Association for Financial Executive Institutes (IAFEI).