2019 Backspace Gallery Call For Exhibition and Curatorial Proposals

Opportunity details Backspace Gallery, dedicated to exhibiting quality contemporary visual art, design and craft, is seeking exhibition and curatorial proposals for the 1st half of 2019.

What is on offer?

The City of Ballarat Backspace Gallery is seeking exhibition and curatorial proposals for the 1st half of 2019.

Dedicated to showcasing quality contemporary visual art, design and craft by local, regional and out-of-area artists in all mediums; emerging or experienced, solo or groups, Backspace Gallery does not charge for use of the space, does not charge commission on sales, and provides exhibitors comprehensive professional installation and promotional support.

In exchange, Backspace Gallery exhibitors are required to provide quality contemporary artwork that is the original work of the artist, work collaboratively with the Gallery Curator in promoting their exhibition, ensure that Backspace Gallery is staffed on the days and time that it is scheduled to open (Thursday – Sunday, 12 – 4pm) over the 2 – 3 week exhibition period, interact with visitors to Backspace Gallery, and handle all sales.

In addition to exhibition opportunities, Backspace Gallery is offering a limited number of commissioned curatorial opportunities in 2019.

A full information and application package is available by contacting Deborah Klein   deborahklein@ballarat.vic.gov.au

The deadline for applications in this round is Friday,  20 April 2018.

 

Who is the opportunity for? Local and regional artists from across the Central Highlands and beyond

Who is providing the opportunity? City of Ballarat

Who is eligible and what is required? Local and regional artists from across the Central Highlands and beyond, and you must apply by the deadline to be considered.

What is the closing date or deadline? Friday, 20 April 2018

How much does it cost? FREE, though you must apply by the deadline to be considered

How do people book or get involved? Contact deborahklein@ballarat.vic.gov.au for application materials

Contact person Deborah Klein

Contact Telephone 5320-5643 0407 478 943

Contact email address deborahklein@ballarat.vic.gov.au