Submissions and Proposals

AiRspace Oatlands Artist in Residence
Applications close Friday July 1, 2022
The Southern Midlands Artist in Residence program has been renamed AiRSpace. Formerly located in the old Oatlands Gaoler’s Residence, the AiR program has a new home at 79 High Street, Oatlands TAS 7120. Accommodation consists of a self-contained sandstone cottage and Victorian shopfront, an ideal studio and exhibition space. There is no charge for artists in the residence program, they are instead invited to donate an artwork to the Southern Midlands Council collection, which has been created during the residency. Artists are required to be in the shopfront two days per week to engage with the community. In return, free accommodation and a workspace is available for up to a month;

Alternating Current Art Space
Alternating Current Art Space is a Melbourne-based, artist-run initiative, who create a supportive, inclusive, and accessible environment for contemporary artists and curators to show their work. The space supports and encourages experimentation and creative risk-taking and is located at Windsor VIC 3181. Proposals are invited for the following 2022 exhibition dates and gallery spaces; Cupboard: June 24 to July 16, and July 22 to August 13. G2: September 16 to October 8;

Articulate Project Space
Articulate is calling for proposals. Articulate is focused on creative research projects that engage with space, work across communities and disciplinary areas, and encourage collaborations between established and emerging artists. For more information:

BlackCat Gallery – Proposals
BlackCat Gallery is calling artists, curators and collectives working in all mediums to apply to exhibit at their new location at 420 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy VIC 3065. Applications are open for exhibitions throughout 2022. Visit the website for dates and more information;

Bundanon Artist in Residence program
Applications close Thursday May 31, 2022
The 2022 Bundanon Artist in Residence program will champion creative experimentation and is calling for proposals for new ideas and bold projects that explore form and direction, encouraging deep diving into creative practice from diverse voices across all artistic disciplines. Bundanon strongly recommends artists who have not yet experienced a residency there, to apply. Full details are available on the website, which outlines the Artist in Residence program, key dates, how to apply, and the selection process;

Castaways Sculpture Exhibition
Entries close Monday May 30, 2022
The City of Rockingham is calling for artist entries for the 2022 Castaways Sculpture Awards, which aim to celebrate artistic innovation and environmental awareness. The annual outdoor sculpture exhibition staged along the Rockingham Foreshore in Perth, Western Australia, showcases artworks created from repurposed materials. Castaways provides opportunity for emerging and professional Western Australian artists, schools, and local businesses to be a part of a regionally-recognised arts program that promotes sustainability values. Offering a total prize pool of $26,000 (non-acquisitive), the Castaways Sculpture Awards in 2022 will culminate in the presentation of three exhibitions: The Main Exhibition; and the Schools Competition, which will both be held at the Rockingham Foreshore, while the Maquette and Small Sculpture Exhibition will be displayed at Rockingham Arts Centre, Rockingham WA 6168. All are on view from October 22 to 30. Visit the website for details and to enter;

ECU Galleries Exhibition Proposals 2023
Applications close midnight, Sunday July 31, 2022
ECU Galleries is calling for exhibition proposals for the 2023 exhibition calendar across both Spectrum Project Space and Gallery25, which are designed to provide space for artists working at all levels of artistic development. The galleries are located on the Edith Cowan University, Mount Lawley Campus, WA 6050. Go online for more information about Spectrum Project Space and Gallery25 and to apply;

fortyfivedownstairs – Exhibition Proposals 2022/ 2023
Artists, curators and galleries are invited to submit proposals for two and four-week exhibition projects for the end of 2022 (*limited availability) and the first half of 2023. fortyfivedownstairs is a leading not for profit contemporary exhibition space in Flinders Lane, Melbourne VIC 3000, which shows both emerging and mid-career independent artists. Detailed information regarding the two gallery spaces, application process and costs can be found at;

Fremantle Arts Centre – Artists in Residence
Fremantle Arts Centre’s Artist in Residence program attracts local, national and international artists. Across 11 studios FAC can accommodate a variety of disciplines and project requirements. Residencies can be undertaken for the creation of new works, research, and the development of artistic practice. Particular outcomes are not expected of FAC’s residents. Proposals are considered in relation to FAC’s other programming and studio availability. For more information, contact the Residencies & Studios Coordinator, Bevan Honey at Proposals are accepted via email at

Frankston Arts Centre Glass Cube Gallery
27-37 Davey Street, Frankston VIC 3199.
(03) 9768-1361.
Accepting applications now – unique street fronted space viewable day and/or night. Custom design to display innovative digital art, pop-up projects and large scale installation art. Pitch us an idea! Request or download an application pack online;

Glimmer Gallery 2022 Exhibitions
Glimmer Gallery is a boutique exhibition space located at 241 Hawthorn Road, Caulfield North VIC 3161. The Gallery, which is complete with an upstairs photography studio available for hire, is calling for proposals from photographers wishing to exhibit in 2022. Gallery bookings are available for one-night shows and events, through to month-long exhibitions and offers flexible pricing model and student discounts. Solo or group exhibitions are welcome. Easy bump-in and bump-out with the gallery hanging system that is in place. Visit the website for more information or contact Jodi on 0414-575- 072 or email;

Godinymayin Yijard Rivers Arts and Culture Centre Exhibition Proposals
Godinymayin Yijard Rivers Arts and Culture Centre, located in Katherine East NT 0850, is calling for proposals from artists who would like to exhibit in KSpace located in the gallery’s foyer, which is suitable for 20 to 30 artworks depending on size. Applications are also sought for the walls in the laneway gallery space that can hold approximately 20 artworks depending on size. All works must be available for purchase. There are no rental fees; however, a commission fee on the sale of artworks applies. Visit the website for more information and to submit an expression of interest;

Ladder Art Space 2022 Exhibitions
81 Denmark Street, Kew VIC 3101.
Ladder Art Space is calling for exhibition proposals for the 2022 program. Established in 2018, Ladder Art Space, which is situated in Kew VIC 3101, exhibits work by emerging and established contemporary artists and designers working across a diverse range of mediums. Ladder Art Space also hosts art classes and workshops for the wider community. Spaces on the ground level, which can be utilised separately or as one entire space, are available. Each space has good natural light and an adjustable lighting system. For more details and fees, please visit the website;

MADA Gallery
Monash University, Caulfield Campus, Building D, Ground Floor, 900 Dandenong Road, Caulfield East VIC 3145. Exhibition proposals for 2022 are opening soon! Please see our website for updated information;

Montsalvat Galleries Program
Montsalvat is currently calling for expressions of interest from local, national, and international artists, curators, and organisations wishing to exhibit work as part of the 2022 Exhibitions Program. Over the coming months, the Arts Team will be assessing proposals for The Barn Gallery, The Long Gallery, The Residents Gallery and The Boulevard @ Montsalvat, which are all located at Montsalvat in Eltham VIC 3095. Visit the website to complete an expression of interest, which should include three jpeg images of proposed work (up to 300dpi), and a Curriculum Vitae outlining artistic experience, qualifications, and exhibition history;

Sketch Collective Gallery
420 Crown Street, Surry Hills NSW 2010.
Sketch Collective is a new gallery calling for artists working in all mediums to apply to exhibit. Interested to hear from artists who are keen to exhibit solo, or contribute an artwork or two for sale in our group shows. Applications are open for exhibitions for all of 2022. For more information, email or call (02) 9191-1517.

UMI Arts
Applications close Monday May 30, 2022
UMI Arts in Manoora Queensland is seeking expressions of interest (EOI) for the Freshwater Saltwater exhibition. UMI Arts members exhibition. Annual signature members exhibition showcasing mid-career and established artists. Works in any medium are invited. EOI and membership forms are available on the website;

White Rhino Artspace Exhibition Proposals
Submissions are open for the 2022 exhibition program at White Rhino Artspace, which is located at the TWT precinct at 62 Atchison Street, St Leonards NSW 2065. White Rhino Artspace is a new two-room gallery with state of the art lighting. Blocks of two, three or four weeks are available for solo or group exhibitions. Both artists and curators are invited to apply. Visit the website to read or download the White Rhino Artspace Exhibitors Handbook;

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