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New Public Art Commission- Artist Callout

Applications are now open for a new public art commission on the theme “Where Have We Come To?”

“Where Have We Come To?” focuses on the challenges faced by

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Matched funding programs open for applications

Secure new donors, double your dollars with matched funding

Are you a small-to-medium arts organisation or an independent artist with a project to fund and a fundraising campaign in mind?

You could be eligible for up to $10,000 for artists and up to $25,000 or $50,000for arts organisations through our matched funding programs.

PLUS1 is

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Room to Move

Applications close 15 July 2018 ROOM TO MOVE at Dancehouse is a 70 hr residency program for artists focused on choreographic research, reflection and criticality. This is an opportunity for artists to develop and critically examine specific aspects of their choreographic practice and/or an existing work within a supported context. Find out more read more

Dance House – The Artist’s Cut

Applications close 1 August 2018 The Artist’s Cut is a new Dance House program that supports artists to make things happen. It gives access to fully, or heavily subsidised space, and limited production, marketing and administrative support, to assist artists in organising income-generating opportunities. Find out more read more

St Martins First Stage

St Martins are dedicated to supporting artists who are interested in developing work in collaboration with children.

Their seeding program First Stages connects independent artists and companies with St Martins to explore and develop work that puts children at its centre.

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Adelaide Fringe Artist Fund

Applications open 20 July 2018 The Adelaide Fringe Artist Fund has been created to enable projects to be realised in the Fringe program. They encourage bold ideas to take shape, and support all forms of expression which enrich the festival offerings.

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Deakin Downtown: The Torch CEO talk

We are pleased to invite you to a morning tea and exhibition talk presented by
The Torch CEO Kent Morris in the exhibition

No Turning Back: Artworks from The Torch

The

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Expressions Of Interest Open For Brunswick Music Festival 2019

Wet Lips at Brunswick Music Festival 2018 photo: Naomi Beveridge

With local legend Emily Ulman at the helm as Music Programmer, Brunswick Music Festival 2019 is set to once again shake things up – continuing to reflect, embrace and challenge

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Intersect

Foundry 658

Expressions of interest are open to participate in Foundry658, an initiative of the Victorian Government’s Creative State strategy, delivered by State Library Victoria and

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Artlands Victoria early bird opens

We want to work with you on the 2019 Brunswick Music Festival!

Wet Lips at Brunswick Music Festival 2018 photo: Naomi Beveridge

Brunswick Music Festival is one of Melbourne’s longest running inner city music festivals and in 2019 celebrates 31 years. Over the decades the festival has reflected the changing

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Victoria Bitter Announce Details of Hard Yards 2018

LET’S TAKE THIS SHOW ON THE ROAD!

Victoria Bitter has proudly confirmed the return of VB HARD YARDS for 2018. Staunchly backing live Aussie rock, Hard Yards will

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TempContemp @ Northcity4

TempContemp is NorthCity4’s very own brand-spanking-new in-studio gallery! Under the curatorial guidance of a trio team consisting of Anna Gray, Laila Marie Costa and Annelies Hofmeyr, this pilot project is now ready to show all things Contemporary Jewellery! The aims of this space are to explore Contemporary Jewellery: What is it? Who makes it? Who wears is? What can it be? And to examine, and if need be, interrogate the systems that support Contemporary Jewellery (or hold it back). We want to share these ideas, enthusiasm and education for Contemporary Jewellery with our jeweller community as well as a wider, non-jeweller public. Without further ado, we’d like to invite applications in any and all forms of Contemporary Jewellery that relate to a cracker of a first show theme: I HATE CONTEMPORARY JEWELLERY. The inaugural exhibition will form part of CRAFT CUBED and we’re asking makers and thinkers of Contemporary Jewellery to examine what we each love/hate about our current landscape: To defend it, applaud it, question it, seek to improve, or damn it as you see fit. Applications due Friday 6 July 2018 Due to a tight turnaround we are looking for existing work, but welcome a range of work from object, image, performance, projection or installation to writing and just about anything you can think of. Check out TempContemp on Facebook and Instagram And head to the Gallery page on the Northcity4 website for more information, pertinent dates and How To Apply. read more

Yarra Annual Grants

Applications open 11 June & close 23 July 2018 In 2019 Yarra Annual Grants will invest nearly $880,000 in programs which support and enrich the Yarra community. The funded programs will address a wide variety of local needs and promote connectedness and well-being across Yarra. Find out more read more

Prelude Composers Residency

Applications close 16 July 2018 Prelude is a national initiative to provide time and space for Australian composers to make work by offering long-term residencies in historic houses around Australia. The stipend for the 2018 residencies is $20,000 for twelve months.

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A Room of One’s Own Residency

Applications close 8 July 2018 Women’s Circus Artist Residency Program ‘A Room of One’s Own’ offers women* identifying artists working in circus/performance/physical theatre up to 2-weeks access to the Drill Hall, their training and rehearsal space in West Footscray for free! Find out more read more

National Library of Australia Fellowships

Applications close 1 July 2018 The National Library offers three Fellowships to support practising writers and artists to develop new work creatively using or inspired by the Library’s collections. Find out more read more

Darebin Arts Partnership Initiatives

Image: Westside Circus, Arts Partner.
Applications close 17 June 2018 Council is seeking interest for individual artists and arts organisations, with the aim of creating new partnerships that enable inclusive artistic collaborations to occur within Darebin. All funding requests for either stream are capped at $8,000. Find out more read more

NIDA Nights: Seize the Space

Applications close 10 June 2018 This is a unique opportunity for an emerging curator to Seize the Space! and dream up an event that captures the values of community and engagement. The emerging curator will take 100% of the box office from the night. Find out more read more

Leaps and Bounds Festival 2018

Leaps and Bounds Festival celebrates the live music venues of Yarra and the people who have made the area the heart of the live music capital of the world.

Dijok (pictured)

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Port Fairy Folk Festival Applications

Applications close 20 June 2018 A celebration of music, culture and community, Port Fairy Folk Festival welcomes all applications from artists across a range of genres including music, theatre, spoken/written word, street theatre, children’s entertainment, dance and comedy.  Find out more read more

Call Out: First Nations Commission

Applications open 11 June 2018 Vitalstatistix is seeking proposals from Australian First Nations artists (solo artist or group) for a new commission. The selected work will premiere in TARNANTHI in 2019. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists from across artistic disciplines and career stages are invited to apply for this opportunity.  Find out more read more

Performance Space x West Kowloon Residency

Applications close 10 June 2018 The Performance Space x West Kowloon Exchange Residency provides an important new opportunity for an Australian artist working in experimental performance to expand their practice and networks into an Asia Pacific context. Find out more read more

The Next Chapter

Applications close 13 July 2018 This is a scheme to support a new generation of writers to develop their skills and work from the ground up. Each year, the Wheeler Centre will pick ten outstanding writers and give them $15,000 each to develop their work. They’ll match them with a mentor, and work closely with them on bringing their writing to life.

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Australia Council Grants

Applications close 5 June 2018 The Arts Projects program funds a range of activities that deliver benefits to the arts sector and wider public, including national and international audiences. The Career Development grant can provide support to further develop your skills or improve your capacity to build an enduring career.  Find out more read more

Interested in running jewellery workshops?

Are you interested in running some jewellery making classes/workshops?  Sussex Neighbourhood House have the tools and beads but no tutor or volunteer!

They are currently putting

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Midsumma Pathways

Applications close 31 May 2018

Midsumma Festival is offering a new professional development program for queer artists with disability.

It is for a select group wanting to deepen their creative practice and learn

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Fawkner Special Commission Applications Open

Are you interested in making work that engages Moreland’s North?

In collaboration with MoreArt, Moreland City Council’s annual art-in-public-spaces art show, Fawkner

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The Australian National Brooch Show 2018

The Australian National Brooch Show 2018

An initiative of the Contemporary Art Society of Victoria Inc. (CAS)

Now in its 11th year, The Australian National Brooch Show

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Freedman Foundation Travelling Scholarships

Applications close 30 June 2018 Each year 4 x $5,000 scholarships are awarded to emerging artists to assist with the cost of overseas travel to:

  • undertake formal study or
  • undertake a residency or mentorship (planned program with a professional artist) or
  • undertake informal study for a

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Playlab Alpha Processing

Applications close 18 May 2018 Alpha Processing is focussed on the early stages of developing a new work: from idea to first draft or a first to second draft. Across the six months of Alpha Processing, each participant will receive detailed face-to-face dramaturgy, professional guidance, and access to Playlab’s resources.  Find out more read more

Darebin Arts Speakeas

Applications close 13 May 2018 The Darebin Arts Speakeasy Development program supports artists by providing access to fully equipped theatre spaces and a $700 stipend. Developments should be for a new artistic work that has performance at the heart of its creation. Find out more read more

NIDA Launchpad

Ian Potter Cultural Trust

Applications close 22 May 2018

The Cultural Trust is committed to encouraging excellence and supporting a vibrant, world-class arts scene in Australia. The Cultural Trust offers grants up to $10,000 to

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Jacky Winter Gardens Residency

Applications close 18 May 2018 Each month from March to November Jacky Winter Gardens have set aside five days (Sunday afternoon through Friday morning) to donate the entire private use of the property to accommodate a working artist who can use the time to start, sustain or finish a commercial project.

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‘In the Pink’ Exhibition – Montsalvat

Thou Art Mum presents In The Pink!

In The Pink: idiom, in very good health, in perfect condition. The colour pink symbolises unconditional love, compassion and understanding.

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Dandenong Ranges Open Studios are just around the corner

Open Studios is just around the corner…

It is with pride that we welcome you to the Dandenong Ranges Open Studios taking place on 5 + 6 May, 10:00am to 5:00pm each day. This unique experience that gives you the opportunity

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Call Out: Adhocracy 2018

Applications close 28 May 2018 Adhocracy is Vitalstatistix’s national hothouse, supporting the creative development of new experimental and multidisciplinary arts projects. Selected artists spend four days and nights in an open studio environment developing new works that can span performance, live art, sound, visual art and more. Find out more read more

Registration stations: Fringe is coming!

Bring us your art.

Got a radical idea for a Fringe spectacular? Registrations are now open for Melbourne Fringe 2018 – and you can save $50 if you register early! Each September, artists take over

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