WHO WE ARE
Multicultural Arts Victoria (MAV) has evolved over four decades into one of Australia’s most important bodies for the discovery, development and promotion of culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) contemporary art, heritage and cultural expression.
Over 1 million participants are engaged in our program which includes long-term initiatives for career development and creative capacity building for over 2,000 artists and 500 communities from diverse and emerging backgrounds.
The organisation also offers expertise in audience development, community engagement and artistic excellence with CALD communities.
Diversity, Equity, Social Justice, Inclusion, Partnership,
Respect and Human Rights.
To be Victoria’s leading arts organisation embracing cultural diversity.
To foster cultural diversity and respect through the promotion, enhancement and celebration of multicultural arts in Australia.
Access and participation in the arts by all cultures.
Acceptance and understanding of cultural diversity by all cultures.
Excellence and innovation in multicultural arts practice.