Research Support

The Power Institute’s mission is to foster and communicate the best ideas in visual art and culture.  In addition to our publishing and events work, we do this by providing opportunities and infrastructure to support art research and researchers.


The Schaeffer Fine Arts Library

One of Australia’s most extensive and specialised art reference libraries.


Powered by Power

A platform for providing funding and in-kind support to Australian art and art history projects.


The Cité International des Arts Residency Fellowship

Our Paris residency program for artists, researchers, writers and curators.


Image: Fellow of the Cité International des Arts Residency Ben Ferris conducting a video work shoot on the river Seine, 2017.