War Based Arts Grant Program | Wollongong Council

Wollongong City Council is looking for artists to work with the community to create ward specific art works that promote a sense of place. This grant is open to all aspects of the arts. Please follow link to register to apply for funding. There is up to $22,500 available per ward.   http://www.wollongong.nsw.gov.au/services/funding/Pages/Arts-Grants.aspx   PleaseContinue reading “War Based Arts Grant Program | Wollongong Council”

Before I Die

Bringing the unavoidable end of life into the spotlight will be the focus of a week-long Kiama project: Before I Die to be held at the Old Fire Station Community Arts Centre. Through the combination of her own life experiences as a nurse, artist and Yogi, Becky Guggisberg has a rare insight into people’s responseContinue reading “Before I Die”

Public Art Commissions

Shellharbour City Council are currently calling for expressions of interest from artists who wish to undertake a public art commission for the Lake Illawarra Art Trail. There will be two commissions this year, each with different aims. In Boonerah Point we are looking for a playable sculpture to be installed near to existing play equipment.Continue reading “Public Art Commissions”

Making Waves | Unveiling

The powerful oceans waves, dark sky, wind and rain made the perfect back drop for this mornings unveiling of the Bert Flugelman sculpture Making Waves at Storm Bay, Kiama. Formally unveiled by Mayor Cr Brian Petschler and Bert Flugelman’s daughter Kay, the ceremony was also attended by Bert Flugelman’s wife Rosemary and fellow artist IanContinue reading “Making Waves | Unveiling”

Where’s Wally?

Ok so here’s a game of Where’s Wally but we’re going to call it Where’s Fluges? Our much beloved sculpture by Bert Flugelman, Making Waves is currently getting laid, I mean the concrete is getting laid, no I mean poured… oh dear, I think I’m a bit over excited… Any whoo, stuff’s happening, so here’sContinue reading “Where’s Wally?”

Call for Artists

Kiama High School is about to undertake a large public art/mural project within the school grounds. We are currently looking for artists interested in this exciting project. The project will involve working with Council staff, High School staff and students to: come up with appropriate mural designs develop positive messages and themes work with studentsContinue reading “Call for Artists”

Opportunity for Artist | EOI Shellharbour Council

Shellharbour City Council are currently calling for expressions of interest for artists who wish to create a contemporary public art piece for our City. For more information please visit our website: http://tinyurl.com/ShellharbourEOI

Flugelman Sculpture | More Community Consultation

Last month Council sought community feedback on four sites for the location of the Bert Flugelman sculpture. While many of you responded, thank you to everyone who did, we received mixed and inconclusive results. So we are now asking for a bit more of your time to give us your thoughts on the three shortlistedContinue reading “Flugelman Sculpture | More Community Consultation”

Bert Flugelman Sculpture ‘Making Waves’ | Site Consultation

Have your say by completing the online submission at: https://www.swiftsay.com/run/index/150 Closes | Friday 25 September Bert Flugelman is one of Australia’s most celebrated public sculptors with work displayed in central Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Rundle Mall Adelaide, the National Art Gallery in Canberra, and pieces at the University of Wollongong and Wollongong Regional Art Gallery. FlugelmanContinue reading “Bert Flugelman Sculpture ‘Making Waves’ | Site Consultation”

Bert Flugelman Sculpture ‘Making Waves’ | Site Consultation

Have your say by completing the online submission at: https://www.swiftsay.com/run/index/150 Bert Flugelman is one of Australia’s most celebrated public sculptors with work displayed in central Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Rundle Mall Adelaide, the National Art Gallery in Canberra, and pieces at the University of Wollongong and Wollongong Regional Art Gallery. Flugelman was awarded a membership ofContinue reading “Bert Flugelman Sculpture ‘Making Waves’ | Site Consultation”

Public Art Expression of Interest | The Waterfront, Shellcove

UAP have been appointed by the Shell Cove development partners, Australand and Shellharbour City Council, to deliver a public art strategy for the Shell Cove Waterfront Precinct and Town Centre to assist in defining a unique character to this important new infrastructure for the Illawarra region. Artists interested in being considered for public art opportunitiesContinue reading “Public Art Expression of Interest | The Waterfront, Shellcove”