We believe that innovation and creativity through arts and cultural initiatives such as This is Not Art are critical to the development of Australia’s cultural life as well as Newcastle’s urban development, change and growth. We work with partners who share our passion for the arts.

2021 Principal Partner

This Is Not Art is proudly supported by the City of Newcastle.

Partner with us

Opportunities exist to support This is Not Art 2021 through cash or in kind sponsorship.

Octapod, This is Not Art Producer is a registered charity with Deductible Gift Recipient status. The festival is free to attend as we want it to be accessible to as many people as possible. We rely on community support to make the festival happen each year and invite the community to give tax deductible donations of $2 or more to the Octapod Cultural Activities Fund.

For more information about being a Festival Partner or making a donation:
Phone: 02 4021 1605