Discover literature, art and singing programs, awards and prizes at Darebin Arts.


A man and a woman are sta behind a table withaa feast of food on display. The man is wearing a beige long sleeve shirt and a napkin dangles under his chin. He is holding up a book. The woman is wearing black and also has a napkin tucked under her chin.

Original. Unexpected. Always entertaining. 


Image of artist Vidya Rayan holding a clylindrical art piece Loot in front of her eyes with her hands
Supporting performing artists to connect and create new work
Two people prepare food in a kitchen

The Darebin Art Prize is a biennial, multi-medium award for outstanding contemporary visual art.

A1 Salon attendees viewing salon hung artworks
A major community art prize and exhibition allowing local artists and crafters at any stage in their career to exhibit in a public art gallery. 
A silhouette of a person with a microphone in their raised right hand. They are singing into the microphone while lit from behind in a red hue.
A new contemporary music series from February to June 2024 on the Darebin Arts Centre stage
Two young people pose for the camera wearing winter gear and holding a green publication titled d-SCRIBE.

The Darebin Creative Writing Program presents opportunities for writers who live, work or study in the City of Darebin.

Two editions of d-SCRIBE are held by two pairs of hands in front of a dark background.

d-SCRIBE is Darebin Arts’ annual literary magazine that publishes writers with a connection to the City of Darebin.

A bookshelf with assorted folders and binders of different colours

Discover literature, art and singing programs, awards and prizes at Darebin Arts.