Tag Archives: public-art

Vivid Music – Expression of Interest 2019

Applications close 30 September 2018 Vivid Sydney is now inviting Expressions of Interest (EOI) from individuals and organisations across the global creative community to participate in the world’s largest festival of light, music and ideas in 2019. Find out more read more

Sculpture in Acheron submissions open

Window Shopping

Window Shopping at Melbourne Fringe Festival
Opens 22 September

Street festivities from 12-3

Talk by Office from 3-4
OFFICE will give a public lecture focusing on the street as a public space, questioning its role and value in our rapidly

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Gertrude Projection Festival Mini

Friday 21 and Saturday 22 September

Atherton Gardens, Cnr Gertrude and Brunswick Streets, Fitzroy

Join us for Gertrude Street Projection Festival MiNi. Your imagination will soar,

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Coburg Carnivale Program Announced

Coburg Carnivale
Sunday 22 September 11am- 3pm

The Melbourne Fringe launched its program in style and announced a range of exciting events that will take over the city in September.

Presented as part of the

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Imagined Touch is going to the UK in November

We need to raise $30,000 to go towards the access costs for  Deafblind artists Heather Lawson and Michelle Stevens

Can you help us?
Award -winning production, Imagined Touch invites audiences to experience Deafblind culture and tactile communication by being guided through

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Midsumma Futures

Applications close 27 August 2018 Midsumma Futures 2018 – 2019 is a nine-month development and mentoring program for early-career artists and culture-makers, kicking off in October 2018 and running until May 2019. Find out more read more

Art & About Sydney EOIs Open

Applications close 7 September 2018

The City of Sydney seeks expressions of interest for the Art & About Sydney 2019/20 program. They’re looking for big ideas that temporarily transform public and unusual

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Applications Now Open for MoreArt 2018 (open category)

Applications Now Open for MoreArt 2018 (open category)

Magic In The North
The northern suburbs of Moreland are sometimes perceived as isolated by those

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Fawkner Festa Expressions of Interest Now Open

Do you work, live in, or have a connection to Fawkner? Do you have a project, performance or activity that you would like to see come to life, or a community, small business

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Live N Local Festival

Melbourne’s southside music celebration, Live N Local Festival, has today revealed a preview of the 2018 program with the announcement of four special events. Spanning

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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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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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Artlands Victoria early bird opens

MoreArt Public Art Show

Applications close 29 June 2018 Artists are invited to submit a concept to the MoreArt Public Art Show for the Supported. Category of MoreArt 2018. Artists are asked to propose works for various sites along the Upfield Line and Sydney Road public transport, cultural and commercial precincts. Image: Dylan Martorell & Chaco Kato’s SEELAND, MoreArt 2017. Find out more read more

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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Crap Craft Sundays are coming


Do you wake up on a Sunday feeling hungover and creative? Well come and join Noir Darkroom for an awesome Crafternoon.

Once a month Noir Darkroom will be introducing Sunday

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Incinerator Art Award: Art for Social Change

Call for Entries: 16 April – 31 May 2018

The Incinerator Art Award call for entries is now open.

The Incinerator Art Award is the Gallery’s contemporary art award with

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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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Applications Open for Bundanon Trust Residencies

Benjamin Just – Bundanon FAR recipient, Second (h)etre, 2013
Applications close 18 June 2018 The Artist-in-Residence program is open to professional artists and thinkers from all disciplines, individually or in groups. Bundanon Trust support new work, research and collaborations by Australian and international artists. 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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Braybrook Arts Participation Activity EOIs

Applications close 1 May 2018 Maribyrnong City Council is calling for Expressions of Interest from appropriately skilled community artists and/or community development practitioners or similar, to facilitate a participation and engagement focused activity to occur in the Braybrook area as part of Fringe Westside for the Melbourne Fringe Festival 2018. Find out more read more

Critical Mass

Brunswick Cultural Harmony Fiesta

The Brunswick Cultural Harmony Fiesta is an opportunity to celebrate the diversity of our local community, connect with one another and enjoy a great day out. This free, family friendly event will take place on Saturday 24th March, from 12 noon to 4pm. The location is Brunswick Neighbourhood House, 43A De Carle St Brunswick and the adjacent Warr Park Reserve. On offer is a free Halal sausage sizzle, free face painting, free kids activities and workshops (gardening in small spaces, botanical illustration and yoga), free cultural performances and food stalls from around the world. This is an all weather event, with plenty of shelter provided. You can check our event on our facebook event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/199754807441015/ read more

Craft Cubed 2018

La Mama Explorations

Applications close 30 April 2018 La Mama’s Explorations season has been supporting works in development since 1980. Creative exploration is at the core of all works produced and presented at La Mama, however the Explorations annual season (October – December) is a special time of year where works in development are given three nights in the space to explore their practice in a safe environment that inspires risk-taking. 

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The Unconformity Artist Residencies

Applications close 23 February 2018 The Unconformity Artist Residencies have been designed to support the development needs of artists, allowing time to research, develop relationships and focus on their work in the provocative Queenstown environment.

Artists will be supported with:

•     $2,500 artist fee
•     $500 materials budget
•     In-kind accommodation
•     Per diems
•     A

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Brunswick Music Festival

Further shows, celebrations, collaborations and much more unveiled for the 30th anniversary program!

Brunswick Music Festival celebrates International Women’s Day on Thursday 8 March with a specially commissioned concert, Wild,

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Call for Proposals – Critical Animals

Applications close 31 March 2018 Critical Animals are now calling for proposals for the 2018 festival, anchored by the theme Give and Take.  They welcome panel discussions, workshops, group exhibitions, readings, live art, roving public installations and anything else you can think of that presents your creative and experimental art practice. Image: Annelies Jahn, Untitled (mylar curtain), 2017 as part of The Shape of Memory (2017) at The Lock Up.

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Art & About Sydney

Image: We Live Here

Applications close 13 March 2018

City of Sydney looking for ideas and works to temporarily transform public and unusual spaces in the City of

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Music Works Grants

Image: Sui Zhen live Photo: Tom Sue Yek
Applications close 15 February 2018 The Music Works Grants program invests in the development and support of Victoria’s contemporary music artists and music industries. It provides support for projects and programs that will develop and bring dynamism to Victoria’s contemporary music sector, increase employment and build cultural capital. Find out more read more

RAW Melbourne Presents Envision

Thursday February 15 – 7:00 pm

Melbourne Pavilion, 135-157 Racecourse Road, Flemington

RAW is an indie arts organisation for artists, by artists. We focus on spotlighting

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Brunswick Music Festival

2018 Creative Development Expressions of Interest Open Now

At Brunswick Mechanics Institute we’re dedicated to making space for artists to create and develop new performance work. We invite expressions of interest for two inaugural

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Midsumma Australia Post Prize

Applications close 7 December 2017

The Midsumma Australia Post Art Prize has quickly established itself as an important award in the ecology of the arts. With finalists selected from across the country, the event

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Public Art in University Square

Registration of interest closes 4 December 2017 City of Melbourne is seeking artist responses to University Square. Permanent public art for this project could take a variety of forms and be from any creative practice area. It is open to artists to include interactive components or new technology as part of a concept’s form. Find out more read more

Showcase Victoria Applications Now Open

Submissions close 4 December 2017

Showcase Victoria is the performing arts marketplace – an annual event which provides a unique platform for producers, artists and theatre

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Transoceanic Visual Exchange – Film Screenings

Saturday November 18  at 10:00 am

Footscray Community Arts Centre, 45 Moreland St, Footscray

FCAC, Fresh Milk Barbados and Third Horizon Media present Transoceanic Visual Exchange

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City of Monash Community Grants

Applications close 8 December 2017 Council is inviting local community groups and organisations to submit applications for cash and in-kind funding for programs, services, projects and events taking place in 2018/19. 

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SITUATE Art in Festivals

Applications close 27 November 2017 SITUATE Art in Festivals supports outstanding early career artists and creative practitioners to develop new experimental artworks for the festival environment. The SITUATE Arts Lab is a professional development program for selected participants. Artists are encouraged to take risks, expand their practice, develop concepts, consider works of scale, and connect with festival audiences through the development of public art projects. Image: A.I.R. by Julia Douhin Find out more read more