The Cad Factory is an artist led organisation creating an international program of new, immersive and experimental work guided by authentic exchange, ethical principles, people and place.

The Cad Factory is supported by the NSW Government through Create NSW and by the Sidney Myer Fund, Nelson Meers Foundation and W & A Johnson Family Foundation

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Applications are open from now until midnight on 22 October to be an artist in the CASE Incubator, exploring socially engaged practice. Work with the Cad Factory, cross-sector partners and peers to deepen your practice.


Joyce Spencer Fellowship recipient


The Cad Factory, Western Riverina Arts and the Spencer Family are delighted to announce that Hilary Peterson from Pambula, on Yuin country on the South Coast, has been awarded the 2021 Joyce Spencer Textiles Fellowship. Hilary will exhibit her Fellowship outcome at Spiral Gallery in 2023.


haunting in swan hill


Haunting will be on exhibition at Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery as part of its national tour.

8 October to 29 November


Recording sessions 


Throughout September we recorded five musicians from the Western Riverina in the Cad Factory's professional recording studio.

Check out our Instagram where each artist shared their experience by taking over our account!



Hear about our journey to Barkindji country in Menindee with students from the Clontarf Academy Narrandera.

Inclusive fashion sale

In partnership with Aestheletic and Boundless Possibilities, you can buy inclusive fashion apparel to support learning disabled artists from Narrandera and Manila.