Opportunities

Featured Opportunities

Closing date: Jul 21, 2018

The NSW Artists’ Grant
NAVA

The NSW Artists’ Grant has been initiated by NAVA to assist professional visual and media arts, craft and design practitioners residing in NSW to produce, present and promote their work throughout NSW, interstate and overseas.

Closing date: Jul 31, 2018

Orange House by the Sea Artist Residency
Chamber Made

Chamber Made is thrilled to announce our new residency program for mid-career women artists who are working across performance, sound and music.

Closing date: Aug 3, 2018

CASP | Country Arts Support Program
Regional Arts NSW

The aim of the Country Arts Support Program is to support community arts and cultural development in regional NSW through small grants that assist arts and cultural activities and access and increase opportunities for local artists

Closing date: Aug 10, 2018

JADA Drawing Prize 2018
Grafton Regional Gallery

The JADA is Australia’s richest regional drawing prize, with total prize money of $40,000 on offer. The major first prize is $30,000 and further acquisitions to the value of $10,000.

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Closing date: Jul 21, 2018

The NSW Artists’ Grant
NAVA

The NSW Artists’ Grant has been initiated by NAVA to assist professional visual and media arts, craft and design practitioners residing in NSW to produce, present and promote their work throughout NSW, interstate and overseas.

Closing date: Jul 24, 2018

Call for Submissions
Ocean Shores Art Expo

Now in its 15th year, the Ocean Shores Art Expo is a major cultural event in the north of the Shire. This year's theme is 'treasures' and we invite artists to submit entries in 6 categories.

Closing date: Jul 27, 2018

Reconciliation Action Plan Artwork Comp
ACON Health Ltd

$2000 (Non-acquisitive) prize; Art work can be in any medium; Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander artists currently living in NSW. Works by artists with LGBTIQ identity or experience and/or who are HIV positive will be given priority.

Closing date: Jul 30, 2018

Public Art | EOI
Byron Shire Council

In 2018-19 Council is upgrading Railway Park - bringing the area to life so that it can become a space the community is proud of and an attraction in its own right.

Closing date: Jul 31, 2018

Orange House by the Sea Artist Residency
Chamber Made

Chamber Made is thrilled to announce our new residency program for mid-career women artists who are working across performance, sound and music.

Closing date: Jul 31, 2018

Battle of the Bands
The Nimbin Bush Theatre

The Passport to Airlie - Battle of the Bands competition, in its sixth year, boasts being the largest Battle of the Bands competition of its kind in Australia. Want to enter? Go to the website and follow the prompts.The winner plays Airlie 2018.

Closing date: Aug 3, 2018

CASP | Country Arts Support Program
Regional Arts NSW

The aim of the Country Arts Support Program is to support community arts and cultural development in regional NSW through small grants that assist arts and cultural activities and access and increase opportunities for local artists

Closing date: Aug 6, 2018

Innovate :: Situate
The Quad & SCU

The Quadrangle is calling out for aspiring designers to design dynamic, sustainable, playful and innovative structures to be installed in the new open-air cultural precinct in the middle of Lismore.

Closing date: Aug 10, 2018

Regional Arts Fund (RAF) Community Grant
Regional Arts NSW

RAF is designed to benefit regional and remote arts practitioners, arts workers, audiences and communities. The objectives are to support participation in, and access to, Australia’s arts and culture in regional and remote areas.

Closing date: Aug 10, 2018

JADA Drawing Prize 2018
Grafton Regional Gallery

The JADA is Australia’s richest regional drawing prize, with total prize money of $40,000 on offer. The major first prize is $30,000 and further acquisitions to the value of $10,000.

Closing date: Aug 19, 2018

Visual Arts Fellowship
NAVA & Copyright Agency

The Visual Arts Fellowship aims to assist exceptional mid-career Australian visual and media arts, craft and design practitioners to undertake a self directed program of professional development.

Closing date: Aug 30, 2018

Call Out | Volunteer
Northern Rivers Community Gallery

Northern Rivers Community Gallery (NRCG) is calling for expressions of interest for weekend volunteers to support the gallery through assisting with front-of-house operations, customer service and sales. Contact the Gallery Directly ph 02 6681 6167.

Closing date: Aug 31, 2018

Art Prize | Aesthetica
Aesthetica Magazine

Aesthetica Art Prize is a celebration of excellence in art from across the world. It offers both emerging and established artists the opportunity to showcase their work to a wider audience, and further their engagement with the international artworld

Closing date: Sep 5, 2018

Fisher’s Ghost Art Award
Campbelltown Arts Centre

The Fisher’s Ghost Art Award coincides with Campbelltown’s annual Festival of Fisher’s Ghost. Held over 10 days, the Festival dates back to 1956 and celebrates Australia’s most famous ghost – Frederick Fisher.

Closing date: Sep 10, 2018

The Basil Sellers Art Prize
Eurobodalla Shire Council

Entries are now open for the Basil Sellers Art Prize which is a $20,000 acquisitive art prize and exhibition that features 2D artworks (excluding photography and digital media) run by Eurobodalla Shire Council.

Closing date: Sep 14, 2018

Shirley Hannan National Portrait Award
Bega Valley Regional Gallery

One of Australia's most loved and richest portrait awards, the biennial Shirley Hannan National Portrait Award celebrates realistic portraiture in memory of our eponymous patron. $50,000 First Prize.

Closing date: Dec 1, 2018

Arts Residency | Skopelos
The Skopelos Foundation for the Arts

The Skopelos Foundation for the Arts offers residencies for two weeks to two months for ceramists, mixed media artists, painters, printmakers and sculptors from March through December.

Closing date: Dec 31, 2018

Aboriginal Quick Response Grants
Create NSW

Funding supports professional and market development opportunities for NSW Aboriginal artists and arts workers. Applications are received throughout the year for activities occurring between 1 July 2017 and 30 June 2018.