The newly formed Chippendale Creative Precinct has been awarded a grant from the City of Sydney to promote the Chippendale area as a vibrant, creative hub.
Founded in 2010 by Nicky Ginsberg (NG Art Gallery), James Hackett (Hackett Films), Libby Jeffery (Momento Pro) & Peter Thompson (Zapruder’s Other Films) the Chippendale Creative Precinct aims to promote the area as a creative, sustainable community and a diverse and unique cultural meeting place.
The Chippendale Creative Precinct proudly presents the BEAMS Arts Festival 2012 – visit the website
Membership is open to creative businesses or individuals supporting or promoting creativity in Chippendale.
All creative types – Artists, Galleries, Fashion Designers, Printers, Graphic and Web Designers, Architects, Interior Designers, Furniture Suppliers and Designers, Writers, Film and Production Companies, Animators, and General Ingenious, Creative Thinkers – are encouraged to apply!
There are many benefits to being involved including invitations to free networking events and a listing in our online members directory.
For more details on membership and membership benefits click here.
Chippendale Creative Precinct on Facebook
The Chippendale Creative Precinct executive committee consists of:
President Nicky Ginsberg
Co-owner & Director, NG Art Gallery & Mission Restaurant Bar
Vice President Ian Garland
Managing Director, Garlandz
Treasurer Tim Sligo (newly appointed)
Former Chief Operating Officer, NewsLifeMedia Pty Limited
Legal Secretary Paul Bertram (newly appointed)
Solicitor, The New South Wales Aboriginal Land Council
Grant McCorquodale (newly appointed)
Head of Cash Services, Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Managing Director, Studio Nuvu
Co-owner and creative director, Chada
Director, Community Relations, The Notre Dame University
We welcome the ongoing support of: James Hackett owner & director of Hackett Films, Libby Jeffery general manager & HR
at Momento Pro & Lisa Hresc head of corporate marketing at ABC, in a sub-committee role.
We would like to thank our major Sponsors:
City of Sydney
Frasers Property Australia
The ongoing support has been essential in the development of the Chippendale Creative Precinct.