Artist Call Out: EOI’s Public Art

There are currently two Expressions of Interest opportunities for artist interested in creating public art for Shellharbour. NEW:  We are looking for artists, designers and illustrators to create designs which will be integrated with privacy screening in new public amenities buildings in Shellharbour, in the form of laser cut steel elements. Designs should have conceptualContinue reading “Artist Call Out: EOI’s Public Art”

Introducing the Fundamentals of Arts Fundraising Resources

Introducing Create Partnership Australia’s Fundamentals of Arts Fundraising Resources. Together with fundraising experts from the Australian arts sector, CPA have developed six video resources to revitalise your fundraising skills. This digital suite draws from the popular Fundamentals of Arts Fundraising workshops and provides a comprehensive overview of the principles of arts fundraising to help you through yourContinue reading “Introducing the Fundamentals of Arts Fundraising Resources”

NRMA Seeking Community Involvement

The NRMA is turning 100 next year and is planning an event that will tour several regional communities. The event will be coming to Kiama for one weekend on 4 – 5 April. It is important to the NRMA that each event reflects the local community voice. So as part of the event the NRMAContinue reading “NRMA Seeking Community Involvement”

Artist Call Out | Corrimal Memorial Park Mural Project

We’re inviting proposals from experienced artists to work with local school groups and residents to create two large murals in Memorial Park, Corrimal. For details, see the document below. Corrimal Memorial Park Mural Project Brief PDF, 1254.22 KB You can also read more about public art in our city on the Public Art page. How toContinue reading “Artist Call Out | Corrimal Memorial Park Mural Project”

Expressions of Interest now open for Independent Arts & Cultural Organisations Multi-Year funding

Independent arts and cultural organisations across NSW are invited to submit Expressions of Interest (EOI) for a 2+2 year period commencing 2020/21. EOIs close at 5pm AEST on Monday 25 November 2019. New guidelines are now available for independent organisations – we recommend that you review these carefully before starting your EOI. You can download the guidelines here. Key changesContinue reading “Expressions of Interest now open for Independent Arts & Cultural Organisations Multi-Year funding”

Exhibition | Jennifer Luck-Ellem

Solo Exhibition by Fern Street Galley resident Artist Jennifer Luck-Ellem titled “Today’s Tomorrow”. Open NOW until 3rd November 2019. Please join Jennifer for the official launch Saturday 26th October, 4pm. Illawarra Artist Jennifer Luck-Ellem shares her love of the ocean, environment and free-diving through her unique artworks. Celebration, exploration and appreciation of not only her passions butContinue reading “Exhibition | Jennifer Luck-Ellem”

Help our drought-stricken farmers

It breaks my heart when people and animals suffer and I want to help where I can. Please help me help our drought-stricken farmers, they are in crisis. I am donating an original painting and 100% of the $$$ from raffle ticket sales go directly to the charity RuralAid An initiative by @artforbales. Let’s make this happen! Our farmers are inContinue reading “Help our drought-stricken farmers”

New Exhibition: “GRANDIFLORA” + 1st Birthday!

For the next two weeks, Fern Street Gallery are celebrating spring AND their 1st Birthday, with a new exhibition “GRANDIFLORA” A Duo Exhibition by Resident Artist and co-founder Kerry Bruce and Visiting Artist Sally West. Open now until 20th October. Please join the artists for the official launch Sunday 13th October, 1-3pm.  Each artwork explores the lifeContinue reading “New Exhibition: “GRANDIFLORA” + 1st Birthday!”