NOW ACCEPTING PROPOSALS FOR 2011
Exhibiting period: February–July 2011Closing dates: Friday 06 August 2010Exhibiting period: August–December 2011Closing dates: Monday 18 October 2010
Proposals are not accepted by email.
Please post to:
Exhibition Proposals 2011PlatformPO Box 117Flinders Lane, MelbourneVIC 3089Applicants will be notified within 6 weeks from the closing date.
INFORMATION FOR APPLICANTS
endeavours to present an exhibition program that supports (but notrestricted to) the following:
Exhibitions of new work that considers the site specificity of Platform
Critically and socially engaged art practices
Multi disciplinary, conceptual, spatial approaches to the site
Collaborative practices and curated exhibitions
Opportunities for emerging artists; and mid career artists/established artists wishingto engage with the unique possibilities of Platform’s exhibition spaces.
Four spaces are available for this proposal round. It recommended that applicants visit thesesites before submitting their proposal to consider the suitability of their project to the exhibitionspace requested. A floorplan with specifications and dimensions is provided with theseguidelines. Due to Council regulations, please note that exhibitions are confined to thecabinet spaces only, and no materials can be installed in exterior spaces or surfaces, thisincludes the Campbell Arcade site.Applications are accepted for the following spaces:
- 12 glass-fronted cases lining the underground pedestrian walkway in CampbellArcade, linking Flinders Street Station to Degraves Street
- a floor to ceiling glass shop-front sized window in Campbell Arcade (suitable for larger scale installations)SAMPLE - a single case in Campbell Arcade specifically allocated to Young and EmergingArtists
- off-site cabinets in Centreway Arcade most suitable for 2D artwork. (For the2011 program applications for Majorca are encouraged from artists/graphic designers/architects for graphic work that engages with the urban context.)