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ACCADEMY 2019 at ACCA

Applications close 31 January 2018 Fostering experimentation, risk and innovation, ACCA is a dynamic platform for current and future generations of artists, thinkers and supporters of the visual arts.

ACCADEMY is a program for 14-17 year olds wanting to tackle challenging tasks, develop new skills and engage with arts industry professionals including artists,

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White Night EOIs

white night
Applications close 13 January 2019 White Night Winter Melbourne 2019 and White Night Ballarat 2019 are seeking Expressions of Interest from Artists who want to make a contribution.  Find out more read more

BLINDSIDE reduces gallery fees in 2019

Blindside

REDUCED GALLERY FEES IN 2019! 

Thanks to the generous support of Creative Victoria and the City of Melbourne, as well as the artists, sponsors, and patrons who have supported

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Dance Massive Call Out for Volunteers

Dance Massive

Chunky Move, Tasdance and Yellowwheel are seeking 400 Victorian dancers of all ages to be the heart and soul of an epic outdoor performance, as part of Dance Massive 2019’s

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City of Sydney Creative Hoardings Program

Sydney Hoardings
Applications close 12 December 2018 City of Sydney seeking art and design concepts to be used on construction site hoardings in the City of Sydney local area. This is an opportunity to see your artwork large-scale across the city. Each artwork selected will receive a licence fee of $11,400.

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Signal Summer Registrations

Signal
Applications close 10 December 2018 Signal Summer is an intensive creative arts program jam packed with workshops, events and performances. The program offers young people the chance to work alongside professional artists, develop skills across a wide range of art forms and present new work. Signal Summer is free and open to young people 13 to 25 years Find out more read more

LGBTIQ Community Grants Program

Victorian Government
Applications close 10 December 2018 These grants provide support for organisational development, capacity building and sustainability of LGBTIQ organisations and groups. They are intended as one-off investments in activities such as planning, training, infrastructure, consulting and advice that will provide long term benefits to the organisation or group.

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Frankie Good Stuff Awards 2019 Open

Sound the alarm – the frankie Good Stuff awards are back! We’re itching to see what other creative talent is floating around Australia and New Zealand, and to show those

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LGI Secondment Program 2019

Applications close 10 December 2018 An LGI Secondment gives you the opportunity to experience first-hand what it’s like to be a part of a professional dance company. Gain insight into the everyday activities and unique identity of Lucy Guerin Inc as the company prepares to premiere a new work at Dance Massive 2019. Find out more read more

Australian Children’s Theatre Commission

Applications close 28 January 2019

Expressions of Interests for the Australian Children’s Theatre Foundation (ACTF) Commission are now open, with the successful applicant touring as part of Regional Arts

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Transurban Community Grants

Applications close 31 December 2018 Every six months, Transurban offer grants of up to $5000 to community initiatives like school projects, youth education, road safety and environmental programs. Find out more read more

Brunswick Mechanics Institute Artist Development

Applications close 28 November 2018 If you’re an artist or company with a new performance project to develop, Brunswick Mechanics Institute (BMI) is offering up to three weeks of free space, along with access to tech, production and industry support. Find out more read more

The Makers & Shakers Conference

The Makers & Shakers Conference will explore where the maker movement has come from, where it’s at, where it’s heading, and what that means for your creative business.

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Want to grow your arts organisation?

Arts Investment Grants provide financial support to organisations whose business is in the creative sector.

The grants aim to provide organisations with funding to grow their

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10 Year Anniversary of Victorian Bushfires Arts Grants

Applications close 31 January 2019 The Victorian Government Community Arts Grants program will provide funding for creative arts projects that reflect the experiences of local communities directly affected by the 2009 bushfires. Find out more read more

Midsumma QueerTech.io

Applications close 25 November 2018 Midsumma Festival in partnership with QueerTech.io2019 is calling for works for the annual URL+IRL exhibition of online digital media artworks by queer artists, anywhere in the world. A modest artist honorarium will be provided for each selected work. Find out more read more

Midsumma and Australia Post Prize

Applications close 23 November 2018 With finalists selected from across the country, the non-acquisitive annual award is a survey of outstanding queer artists working across mediums reflecting their potent personal and political perspectives on the world. Find out more read more

MELT: Festival of Queer Arts & Culture EOIs

Applications close 26 November 2018 MELT is an invitation to celebrate LGBTIQ+ culture through a dynamic, fun and highly engaging program of curated events featuring local, national and international artists and performances. Join the celebration. Add your voice! Find out more read more

Mapping Melbourne 2018 Launch

30 November 6 – 9 PM MPavilion, Queen Victoria Gardens St Kilda Rd, Melbourne

Over 15 days and 14 venues the 6th edition of Mapping Melbourne creates new perspectives, new possibilities and new expressions through a series of intercultural, multi-artform

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Due West Arts Festival Call Out

Applications close 14 December 2018 Due West Arts Festival is inviting proposals from artists and companies from Melbourne’s west to be included as part of the event. Initial consideration will be given to local works/ artists/ companies followed by and complemented with national and international artistic programming. Find out more read more

MoreArt 2018: The Magic Of The North

From 11 November – 15 December, MoreArt Public Art Show will be back for it’s ninth year to explore the places

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We Work This Shop: spoken word workshop

Monday November 12 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Brunswick Library, 233 Sydney Rd, Brunswick

MelbourneSpokenWord.com is the online connection to the spoken word scene in Melbourne featuring

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Professional Development for Creatives

Professional Development for Creatives

If you are trying to Make it in Moreland this program of events offers a dynamic addition to your professional development, along with a great opportunity to meet other creatives

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Call for Applications: Speak Out | Spoken Word Event

In conjunction with the
2018 Moreland Summer Show exhibition,
The Counihan Gallery In Brunswick is seeking speakers to participate in:

SPOKEN WORD | PEACE AND THE PURSUIT

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Local History Grants Program

Applications close 18 December 2018 The Victorian Government recognises that local and community history is an important part of Victoria’s memory. The Local History Grants Program encourages and fosters community activities that preserve, record and share the local, social and community history of Victoria and Victorians. Find out more read more

Celebrating Darebin: Seeding Grants

Applications close 15 November 2018 Celebrating Darebin seeks to support new and first time community events that celebrate the people and places of Darebin with a new grant scheme. Individuals and community groups can apply for Community Events (up to $3000) or True North Events for events in Reservoir (up to $5000). Find out more read more

We Work This Shop

Brunswick Library, Sydney Rd & Dawson St, Brunswick

Monday October 29 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Melbourne Spoken Word presents We Work This Shop, a workshop for spoken word artists and poets. It’s a space to

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Sydney Road Street Party 2019

The Big Design Market

The Big Design Market is back for 2018!

With over 250 stalls featuring the work of independent designers and makers from around Australia –

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Gertrude Contemporary Studio Residencies

Applications close 9 November 2018 Gertrude Contemporary is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications for the Gertrude Studio Program 2019-2020. Respected nationally and internationally, Gertrude’s unique studio-exhibition model supports outstanding artists at pivotal moments in their careers. Find out more read more

Lesley Hall Scholarship 2018

Applications close 31 October 2018 The Lesley Hall Arts and Disability Scholarship is an annual scholarship offered by Arts Access Victoria (AAV) which recognises the power of the arts to influence social change. It honours the life and activism of the late Lesley Hall, a tireless advocate for the human rights of people with disability.  Find out more read more

ACT City Grants

Applications close 23 October 2018 Through City Grants eligible applicants can apply for up to $80,000 for projects that contribute to the vitality of Canberra’s city centre through place-making. Find out more read more

Boxit – Group Show

Box it – apply now – Group Show

BoxIt! reflects Melbourne’s famous ‘9” by 5” Exhibition of Impression’ that was held at Tom Roberts’s Studio in Melbourne,

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Asialink Creative Exchange 2019

Applications close 28 October 2018 Global Project Space produces a suite of innovative projects that are reflective of the enduring relationships of Asialink Arts and their global arts Alumni. GPS projects reflect the globalised nature of contemporary creative practice, across art form and geographic boundaries, while promoting sustained cross-cultural dialogue. Find out more read more

Northcity4 Board members wanted

Happy Art Hour: Paint and Sip

Looking for a night out with a creative twist? Paint and Sip is a fabulous painting session where you can explore your creative side while enjoying a drink…or two. With music

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PICA Studio Residencies

Applications close 29 October 2018 Expressions of interest are now open for PICA’s self-directed studio residency program in 2019. This program provides studio space for artists with diverse practices for 2 month periods between February – June 2019. The selected artists will be supported by PICA’s exhibition team with general technical support and critical feedback across the duration of the residency. Find out more read more

c3 Applications to Exhibit Now Open

Apply to exhibit at c3

It can be your first show, or your 50th
We are looking for a diverse range of emerging and established

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Darebin Arts Let’s Take Over!

Applications close 30 September 2018 Let’s Take Over is a skills development program for 15 – 25 years olds to learn how to be the best event producers in town. Ten young people get the opportunity to take over the Northcote Town Hall Arts Centre, programming the entire building from 12pm – 11pm for a one day arts festival featuring whatever you so please. Find out more read more

Darebin Music Feast 2018

DAREBIN MUSIC FEAST REVEALS GROUNDBREAKING 2018 PROGRAM
OCTOBER 18-28 ACROSS THE CITY OF DAREBIN

2018 has been a year of bar-raising in the music industry, and in classic Darebin Music Feast style, expectations will be met and surpassed with the diversity, engagement and

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