Opportunities

Featured Opportunities

Closing date: Sep 24, 2018

Fellowship for a Visual Artist
The Copyright Agency

The Copyright Agency’s Fellowship for a Visual Artist will support an established Australian visual artist to develop and create new work in any medium. The Fellowship will provide sustained support to an artist to create an important work.

Closing date: Sep 28, 2018

Shirley Hannan National Portrait Award
Bega Valley Regional Gallery

The SHNPA will be awarded to the "Best portrait painting in any 2D medium (but excluding photography, digital media or bas relief) being a realistic depiction of a particular living person.

Closing date: Sep 28, 2018

Regional Producer Elevator Program
Screenwoks

Screenworks Regional Producer Elevator Program annually supports two emerging screen producers, who are living in regional NSW, giving them the opportunity to pursue their career dreams and implement a professional development program.

Closing date: Oct 2, 2018

Go Viral
Screenworks & Create NSW

Create NSW and Screenworks will fund up to 5 online creators/teams who are based in Regional NSW or Sydney and Western Sydney. Three of the opportunities will be provided to Regional NSW content creators.

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Closing date: Sep 24, 2018

Fellowship for a Visual Artist
The Copyright Agency

The Copyright Agency’s Fellowship for a Visual Artist will support an established Australian visual artist to develop and create new work in any medium. The Fellowship will provide sustained support to an artist to create an important work.

Closing date: Sep 25, 2018

Black Comedy Workshop Callout
ABC Indigenous, Screen Australia’s Indigenous Department and Scarlett Pictures

Are you Indigenous AND funny? Are you a fan of the ABC TV show Black Comedy? Or do you reckon you could do better?! Maybe you've got what it takes to be involved in the show?

Closing date: Sep 28, 2018

Regional Producer Elevator Program
Screenwoks

Screenworks Regional Producer Elevator Program annually supports two emerging screen producers, who are living in regional NSW, giving them the opportunity to pursue their career dreams and implement a professional development program.

Closing date: Sep 28, 2018

Shirley Hannan National Portrait Award
Bega Valley Regional Gallery

The SHNPA will be awarded to the "Best portrait painting in any 2D medium (but excluding photography, digital media or bas relief) being a realistic depiction of a particular living person.

Closing date: Oct 2, 2018

Go Viral
Screenworks & Create NSW

Create NSW and Screenworks will fund up to 5 online creators/teams who are based in Regional NSW or Sydney and Western Sydney. Three of the opportunities will be provided to Regional NSW content creators.

Closing date: Oct 5, 2018

Gallery 7 Northern Rivers Art Prize
Gallery 7

The Gallery 7 Art Prize aims to celebrate the talent, commitment and diversity of artists living in the Northern Rivers Region. Online applications close Friday 5th October 2018. For more info go to www.andrewhmelnitsky.com.au/art-prize

Closing date: Oct 9, 2018

Blacktown City Art Prize
Blacktown City

Local, regional and national artists are invited to submit entries in drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics and mixed media.

Closing date: Oct 16, 2018

Jon Schueler Residency
National Centre for Gaelic Language | Culture and the Arts, Isle of Skye

The successful applicant will have the opportunity to come and research, develop and produce work for 3 months in the dedicated artist’s studio in a spectacular setting overlooking The Sound of Sleat, the place which so inspired Schueler as an artist

Closing date: Oct 19, 2018

Audition for NAISDA
NAISDA

Take the first step towards your artistic future today and apply to study at NAISDA Dance College. Auditions for NAISDA Dance College’s 2019 intake will take place between 3-7 December 2018.

Closing date: Oct 23, 2018

National Photographic Portrait Prize
The National Portrait Gallery

Get your entries in for the National Photographic Portrait Prize! Over $50,000 in prizes goes to the creator of the most outstanding photographic portrait.

Closing date: Oct 31, 2018

Dobell Drawing Prize
The National Art School

The new biennial Prize will be presented at NAS Gallery, alongside a new drawing symposium that explores the importance of drawing in all its diversity.

Closing date: Oct 31, 2018

Hill End | Artists Residency
Bathurst Regional Art Gallery

Hill End’s distinctive blend of landscape, gold-mining history and vernacular architecture continue to attract generations of Australian artists.

Closing date: Nov 1, 2018

Flagship Event Fund
Destination NSW

For events held in Regional NSW that have been running for more than two years and offers grants specifically to support marketing activities aimed at increasing visibility and attracting visitation to the event from outside its local area.

Closing date: Nov 12, 2018

Lismore Women's Festival proposals
YWCA Australia

Lismore Women's Festival, 1-9 March 2019, is now open for proposals! Forms will be available online, paper/email forms available. You can also get involved through Public Meetings. Please contact Emma to inquire/discuss: 0490437376

Closing date: Nov 16, 2018

Nimbin Youth Film Festival
NYFF

The Nimbin Youth Film Festival is on once again and the stage is set to be another fantastic festival, with cash prizes and trophies to be won. The festival aims to encourage young people to tell their stories via the powerful medium of film.

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.

Closing date: Dec 31, 2018

Studio Spaces
Lismore Art Space

Lismore Art Space has recently changed hands and individual studio spaces are now available for dedicated artists interested in working together to create an inspiring, pro-active work environment.

Closing date: Mar 7, 2019

The Artbank Roadshow
Artbank

The Artbank Roadshow is a national initiative that seeks to provide opportunities for unrepresented artists to be seen and potentially acquired for the Artbank Collection.