Opportunities

Featured Opportunities

Closing date: Mar 20, 2019

Young Archie Competition.
Lismore Regional Gallery

As part of the 2018 Archibald Prize regional tour, Lismore Regional Gallery will invite children across the region to submit a portrait for the Young Archie Competition. Open to ages 5 to 18 year olds.

Closing date: Mar 27, 2019

Residential Mentorship
Byron Writers Festival

The mentorship provides five days in a glorious Byron shire location with accommodation and some meals provided, one-on-one mentoring with Marele Day and the company of three other committed writers.

Closing date: Apr 8, 2019

Community Presenter Touring Grant
Arts On Tour

The purpose of the Community Presenter Touring Grant is to extend the reach of professional productions to smaller towns and remote communities in NSW that do not have a professional performing arts venue, by providing funds towards the performance.

Closing date: Apr 15, 2019

Indigenous Makers' Studio
NORPA

The Artist Residency will support an Indigenous artist and/or artistic team to: research and develop a new work, continue developing an existing work or get a work to presentation. The successful applicant/s will receive financial and in-kind support

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Closing date: Mar 20, 2019

Young Archie Competition.
Lismore Regional Gallery

As part of the 2018 Archibald Prize regional tour, Lismore Regional Gallery will invite children across the region to submit a portrait for the Young Archie Competition. Open to ages 5 to 18 year olds.

Closing date: Mar 20, 2019

Ravenswood Australian Women's Art Prize
Ravenswood Art Prize

With the tag line, ‘Australian art. Any medium. All women,’ the Ravenswood Australian Women's Art Prize is set on changing opportunities for emerging and established female artists in Australia.

Closing date: Mar 27, 2019

Residential Mentorship
Byron Writers Festival

The mentorship provides five days in a glorious Byron shire location with accommodation and some meals provided, one-on-one mentoring with Marele Day and the company of three other committed writers.

Closing date: Apr 5, 2019

Hadley’s Art Prize
Hadley’s Orient Hotel

The Hadley’s Art Prize, Hobart seeks to contribute to the Tasmanian and Australian art scene, generating interest in cultural tourism and promoting the work of contemporary Australian landscape artists.

Closing date: Apr 8, 2019

Community Presenter Touring Grant
Arts On Tour

The purpose of the Community Presenter Touring Grant is to extend the reach of professional productions to smaller towns and remote communities in NSW that do not have a professional performing arts venue, by providing funds towards the performance.

Closing date: Apr 12, 2019

Nillumbik Prize for Contemporary Art
Nillumbik Shire Council

This biannual acquisitive art prize is open to emerging and established artists working in any medium across Australia. Artworks, responding to the themes of Place and Space can take any form.

Closing date: Apr 15, 2019

Indigenous Makers' Studio
NORPA

The Artist Residency will support an Indigenous artist and/or artistic team to: research and develop a new work, continue developing an existing work or get a work to presentation. The successful applicant/s will receive financial and in-kind support

Closing date: Apr 28, 2019

Kilgour Art Prize
Newcastle Art Gallery

The KILGOUR PRIZE 2019 will award $50,000 for the most outstanding work of art, and a People’s Choice of $5,000 to the painting voted most popular by the general public.

Closing date: May 20, 2019

Art On Bundjalung Market
Arts Northern Rivers

Art On Bundjalung Market will showcase and celebrate the creative cultural heritage of the Bundjalung region. All Indigenous artists from, or who have a strong connection to, the Bundjalung region are encouraged to book a stall!​

Closing date: Jun 10, 2019

Still
Coffs Harbour Council

Still is a biennial, acquisitive award for artworks in the genre of still life, in all mediums. The award is open to artists at all stages of their careers.

Closing date: Jun 10, 2019

Still | National Still Life Award
Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery

Still: National Still Life Award seeks to highlight the diversity and vitality of still life in Australian contemporary art practice, broadening the interpretation and meaning of this enduring genre.

Closing date: Jul 12, 2019

Naracoorte National Art Prize
Naracoorte Regional Art Gallery

2019 marks 50 years since Australian megafauna remains were first discovered in the World Heritage Naracoorte Fossil Caves. To celebrate this anniversary The Naracoorte Regional Art Gallery is staging the 2019 Naracoorte National Art Prize.

Closing date: Oct 31, 2019

Crows Nest | Artist Residency
Creative Spaces

Creative Spaces in collaboration with Sunshine Coast Council is excited to launch The Crows Nest Artist in Residence. Perched atop the Maroochy Sailing Club, the Crows Nest is a small space with views out across Maroochy River towards Mt Coolum.