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ARTRAGE Inc is a non-for-profit registered charity and Western Australian arts and cultural organisation.

Our Purpose

To enrich and evolve the culture of Western Australia by creating open artistic opportunities for audiences and artists.

Our Vision

To embed arts in the hearts and minds of all Western Australians.

Our Mission

To provide enduring benefits for artists, audiences and a diverse family of stakeholders through presenting cultural events with global appeal.

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How We Work

We Mainstream Fringe Culture

We Surprise and Delight

Our Success is Defined by the Success of our Artists

We Make Perth Better

Our History

As one of the oldest arts organisations in the State (est. 1983) ARTRAGE has developed and presented numerous key cultural events and festivals that enrich and evolve the culture of Western Australia.

In WA’s arts and cultural landscape ARTRAGE currently ranks 1st for operating revenue and 3rd  for total patron engagement. Based on an 20/21 Annual Report analysis conducted by Business News.

The organisation delivers substantial economic value to the state from its major cultural activities. For FY 21/22 ARTRAGE contributed almost $34m in direct economic impact. For every $1 invested in ARTRAGE by the state government $23 was stimulated and spent in the local economy, equating to 247 FTE jobs stimulated.