Business Development of State of the Arts

Project by State of the Arts

National project based in Wollongong, NSW

Natalie Wadwell, co-founder of State of the Arts, will undergo a mentorship to build a business model which will then have financial support by Arts Initiative Australia.

State of the Arts is a digital platform dedicated to promoting experiences of art and culture beyond metropolitan cities. The business will publish articles, including reviews, features and news relevant to arts audiences and tourists for regional Australia. SOTA will create opportunities for local writers to be published and share their nuanced perspectives. Various sustainable business models will be investigated, researched and the most appropriate will be executed. 

Arts Initiative Australia will place and support a mentorship program for Natalie Wadwell to develop the business model, build relationships and create a sustainable business that supports regional audiences and artists throughout Australia.

Link to biography

Andrew Batt-Rawden